Chester A. Sautter, 81, of Fargo, passed away, Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at Sanford Palliative Care Unit.
Chester was born and raised in Nebraska. He graduated from Nebraska – Wesleyan before attending University of Nebraska for his PhD. Chester was united in marriage to Shirley Gaston on August 15, 1959 in Morrill, KS. He was a Professor of Physics at Concordia College in Moorhead from 1965 to 1997. After his retirement, they spent 16 years in Arkansas before recently returning to Fargo.
Chester is survived by his wife Shirley of Fargo; his son: Greg (Jennifer) Sautter; South Bend, IN; daughters: Lorraine (John) Teilborg, Prior Lake, MN; Britta (Greg) Cabanos; Portland, OR; Rachel Sautter, Burnsville, MN; 8 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren; and one sister: Mary Lukow, Holstein, NE.
In Lieu of flowers; donations can be made to the PKD foundation: 8330 Ward Pkwy. Suite 510, Kansas City, MO 64114 or www.pkdcure.org/donate
Memorial services will be held at 11:00 AM, Monday, November 16, 2015 at the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Moorhead, MN with visitation one hour prior to services.