Alvaretta C. Hering
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“The first memory that strikes me is of my grandfather thinking aloud that he could not believe that his baby sister was turning some age,I can,t...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Scott and Rosa Sage - CO - Nephew

“Alvaretta was always like family to all of us:) She has been a part of our life for a very long time, she always made us welcomed. My dad and her...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Wendy Kapalin - Amehrst, OH

“My Grandparents were the Cejkas who were dear friends and neighbors of the Sages on Eighth St. My mother was Genevieve Cejka Roling and her sister,...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Jean Roling Baumann - Elyria, OH

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
4 of 16 | Posted by: Mark & Roberta Fox - IL

“Aunt Al was always so great to me and all my brothers and sisters. She always made us feel welcome. I'll never forget the family picnics at your...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Shannon Sage Pena - Surf City, NC

“My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time in your lives. I have many happy thoughts growing up and spending time at your house with...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Deb Page Broski - Vermilion, OH

“Kim, May God comfort you & your family at this time. Your Mom was a great lady. Her spirit will be with you each day. May she rest in Peace. God...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Melanie - Medina, OH

“Sorry to hear of your loss, contacted as many friends as I could to share in your sorrow. Our prayers are with your family. James ”
8 of 16 | Posted by: James E. Zindroski - OH

“We will always remember her smile and laugh when she seen all of the toys Cody had under her bed. She was the best land lady and she will be greatly...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Clemens Family

“Lynn and Howard,. My deepest sympathy on your loss. I'm in Florida and cannot express my sympathies personally. First one was garbled. ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: Tom Halloran

“Lynn and Howard. Me deepest sympathy on your loss. I'm in Florida and cannot express my sympathies personally.URNmd ”
11 of 16 | Posted by: Tom

“Carlene...please know that all of us are thinking about you. You were a wonderful granddaughter and your grandma was very fortunate to have you with...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Charlie - cleveland, OH

“I am so sorry for loss, May God comfort all of you at this Time. ”
13 of 16 | Posted by: Brenda Church - Lagrange, OH

“Lynn, I am so sorry for you and your family. I know your Mom was fighting this battle for a while. It is really harder on us left behind, we...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: Connie Picha - North Ridgeville, OH

“Kim, this is a beautiful picture of your Mom. She will be forever in your spirit and will be watching over you everyday. She was very lucky to have...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Carol Marshall - Vermilion, OH

“I've always called her Mom. She was like a second mom, since I was so close to Kimmie. I will always remember the wonderful birthday party's she had...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Daphne Isenhour - Hilliard, OH


Alvaretta C. Hering (nee Sage), age 86, lost her 4 year battle with cancer on Sunday, January 15, 2012. She was under the care of New Life Hospice and passed away at home with her three daughters at her side (Lynette, Jeanette, and Kimberly).

Born on December 18, 1925, she was the beloved daughter if the late Edward and Lavina (nee Savage) Sage. She lived in Lorain her entire life and graduated from Lorain High School.

Alvaretta retired in April, 1990 from the State of Ohio Liquor Control Agency. She enjoyed working puzzles and spending time with her beloved and devoted cat, Cody.

She is survived by her 7 children – Dennis Hering of Punta Gorda, FL; Lynette Masony (Howard), of Avon Lake; Jeanette Hering of San Jose, CA; Paul Hering, of Vermilion; Kimberly Hering, of Lorain; and 14 Grandchildren and several Great-Grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her sister, Virginia Day and her 3 brothers, Leonard, Philip and Joseph Sage.

The family will receive friends on Friday, January 20, 2011 from 4-8 p.m. in the Dovin and Reber Jones Funeral & Cremation Center, 1110 Cooper Foster Park Rd., Amherst. Closing prayers will be held on Saturday at 9:30 a.m. in the Funeral Center followed by Funeral Mass at St. Joseph Church, 200 St. Joseph Drive, Amherst, at 10:00 a.m. Rev. Fr. Michael Denk, Associate Pastor, will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.

Family and friends may leave on-line condolences at www.dovinreberjones.com

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