- January 26, 1927 - March 25, 2011
- Eaton, Ohio
of Alice's Passing
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“I m sorry for your lost my prayers are with you loveCamilla Spencer
1 of 10 | Posted by: Camilla Spencer - Union City, IN
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We love you. Jim & Linda
2 of 10 | Posted by: Jim & Linda - Valley Center, KS
“May God bless you with His peace and comfort.
Love and Prayers,
Bob and Chris
3 of 10 | Posted by: Bob and Chris Harder - Benton, KS
“Our Prayers are with you during this time!
May God give you comfort and strength for the days ahead.
We Love you and wish we could be there with you....Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Sue Janzen - Whitewater, KS
I am sending my words of condolensce to you because I think you are the only family member who will remember me. I have not seen your...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Ione Hiestand - Eaton, OH
“My thoughts and prayers are with you. Alice and and I were good friends and neighbors when you were all younger. she will be missed.
6 of 10 | Posted by: Bobbie Clayman - Cleveland, TN
“To the family of Alice Sandlin
We offer our deepest sympathy at this difficult time. God has opened his arms to take this wonderful person home...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Kermit and Barb Heck
“When we lose someone we love, it seems that time stands still. Although it's difficult today to see beyond the sorrow, May looking back in memory...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Debi Frazier - Friend of Family
“One of my favorite memory of my grandma is when we went to kanasas to see my anut and uncle and that was in 1988.. i had a very fun time with grandma...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: derick shumaker - new castle, IN
“We Love you guys & are praying for you & your family. We just pray you'll have a safe trip home.
10 of 10 | Posted by: Bus & Sherry Coats - El Dorado, KS
Alice M. Sandlin, age 84, of Eaton, OH, passed away Friday afternoon, March 25, 2011. Born January 26, 1927 in Preble County, she was a daughter of the late Wilbur & Treva (Sheller) Banta. She worked for many years as a waitress in various restaurants including Wheeler’s and Denny’s in Richmond, IN and Eaton Country Club, St. Clair Inn and Country Cooker restaurants in Eaton. She attended the First Brethren Church in West Alexandria. She enjoyed travel and made it to 48 of the 50 states. She also enjoyed playing cards, and making various crafts. In addition to her parents, Alice is preceded in death by husband of 40 years E. Dean Sandlin on December 15, 1991: son Donald Shumaker in 1989: grandson Donald Shumaker, Jr. in 1964: daughter-in-law Darlene Sandlin in 2007: brother George Banta: and sister Helen Trump. Survived by children George Sandlin & daughter-in-law Barbara of Englewood; Teresa Hill & husband Jeff of West Alexandria; Sharon Heck & husband Ed of Valley Center, KS; and David Sandlin of Dayton & fiancé Danielle Bowling of Franklin: 14 grandchildren, many great and great great grandchildren: sister Elsie Wise of New Paris, OH. Friends may call on the family from 5:00 - 8:00 PM Monday, March 28, 2011 at the Robert L. Crooks Funeral Center at Preble Memory Gardens - 3377 US Rt. 35 - West Alexandria. Funeral services 11:00 AM Tuesday at the funeral home with Pastors J. Kevin Lloyd and Jody McGuire presiding. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the National Trail Foundation - PO Box 155 - New Paris, OH - 45347.