OMAHA, Neb.—Robert L. Sauser, pastor of Good Shepherd Baptist Church in Omaha, died Nov. 27 from COVID-19. He was 77.

Before accepting the pastorate of Good Shepherd Baptist Church in December 2018, Bob served churches in Michigan, Iowa, Pennsylvania, and New York. In addition, he ministered as interim pastor in Nebraska, Iowa, and Missouri; was regional field director for Baptist Church Planters; and served on several boards and councils of Christian organizations, including the Council of Ten for the Northeast Fellowship.

Bob is survived by his wife, Judi; their children, Annette Roose, Rob, and Heidi Wood; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.