Arthur J. Sanders, 76, of Marissa, IL; born on January 7, 1942 in Bicknell, IN; passed away on Friday, January 4, 2019 at his home.
Mr. Sanders was a coal miner. He was a member of the United Mine Workers of America and the NRA.
He was preceded in death by his parents – Arthur and Laura, nee Swan, Sanders. Four sisters and two brothers.
He is survived by his wife – Deborah, nee Bovenschen, Sanders whom he married on January 15, 1971 in Bicknell, IN. His children – James (Lisha) Sanders of Vandalia, IL; Tracey Sabo of Evansville, IN. His grandchildren – Elle Beth Sanders; Carly Sanders; Aurelia Sanders; David Sabo; Lily Sabo. His great-grandson – Maddox Wilhoit.
Condolences to the family may be expressed online at www.heilschuessler.com.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.
Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Monday, January 7, 2018 from 11:00am to 1:00pm.
Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Monday, January 7, 2018 at 1:00pm.
Burial: Interment and committal services will be held at Bicknell Memorial Cemetery in Bicknell, IN on Tuesday, January 8, 2018 at 11:00am. EST
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.