Jack Sayre

February 7, 1943 - November 10, 2019
Jack Sayre

Jack Rex Sayre, age 76, East Liverpool, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, November 10, 2019 at the Calcutta Health Care after an extended illness.
Born in Wellsville, Ohio on February 7th 1943, Jack was the son of the late Rex and Luella (Cook) Sayre and had lived in Calcutta most of his life. He was a graduate of Wellsville High School and retired in 2002 from the Norfolk and Southern Railroad, last working as a Conductor. A member of the U.S. Army Reserves Jack was also a member of the Wellsville Masonic Lodge and a 32 degree Mason of the Valley of Steubenville.
Survivors include his wife, Sandra (Logston) Sayre. Two daughters, Pamela Sayre of Calcutta, and Cathy Sayre of Calcutta, Four grandchildren,Brittney Sayre-Johnson and her husband Jamie of Akron, Ohio, Alexandra Crawford of Calcutta, Conner Hall of Calcutta, Delaney Gleason of Calcutta and one great grandchild, Estella Johnson of Akron. He is also survived by a brother, Ben Sayre and his wife, Mildred, of Calcutta.
Private family time was held on Wednesday. Burial will follow at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the First Christian Church of Wellsville.
The Care Funeral and Cremation Specialist, MacLean Chapel was entrusted with the arrangements.
Family and friends may view this obituary, sign the guest book, or send condolences to carechapel.com.


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  • November 13, 2019
    Cheryl J Skinner,Tri-State Military Museum says:
    May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Jack Rex Sayre, give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Army Reserve Veteran, Jack Rex Sayre, is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †