Helen M. Sautter
Helen M. Sautter, 91, passed away Friday, September 10, 2021 with her loving family by her side. Helen was the daughter of the late Lawrence and Mary Pawikowski. Helen was the beloved wife of the late George E. Sautter, they were married for 67 years.
Helen was born in Schenectady, NY and graduated from Mont Pleasant High School in 1948. She later worked at St. Clare’s Hospital retiring after 25 years as a medical secretary on the cardiac floor, 2-South. Her passion in life was spending time with her family, especially her 8 children, 18 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother; she doted on her family and was happiest when she was surrounded by them at one of the many family gatherings. Helen’s Catholic faith was very important to her and she chose to live that faith through kindness, generosity and humor for all those that knew and loved her.
Helen is survived by her children, Thomas (Sheri), James, Susan (Eric) Chew, Ronald (Diane), Laurie (Anthony) Callanan, Carol (Jack) Bateman, Gary (Margaret), Kathleen (Stephen) DeDell; her grandchildren, Kelly, Jodie, Jessica, Matthew, Joshua, Stephanie, Jami, Michael, Maegan, Christopher, Amanda, Kailynn, Austin, Skyler, Grace, Cailey, Elizabeth, Tyler; her great-grandchildren, Haley, Caleb, Aidan, Carter, Aspen, Charlie, David, Hannah, William, Noelle, Sienna, Maya, Tucker, Harper, Benjamin, Connor, Wells and Graham.
Helen was predeceased by her son, Michael and husband, George.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at 11 a.m. at St. Edward the Confessor Church, Clifton Park, NY. Interment will follow at Gerald B. H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, Schuylerville, NY at 1:30 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations may be made to Saint Jude Research Hospital or Saratoga County Community Hospice.
The family would like to express their sincere gratitude for the kindness and care provided by the team at Saratoga County Community Hospice.