Marie Sanders
Marie Sanders
  • December 23, 1927 - June 9, 2016
  • Diamond Springs, California

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Marie Kathleen Sanders
November 23, 1927 - June 9, 2016

Marie Sanders was born 11/23/1927 in India and passed away 6/9/2016 at home in Diamond Springs, CA after a long illness. Marie is survived by her husband Robert Sanders; sons Christopher and Jeffrey Sanders; daughter-in-law Glenna Sanders; grandchildren, Daniel, Trevor, Crystle, Garrett, Merritt; and great grandchild Dominic.
Marie was a stewardess before becoming a nurse and working in the medical field for more than 20 years. Marie was a great cook and she enjoyed gardening and baseball. She loved all animals and had a special fondness for frogs and butterflies. Marie purchased bird seed in massive quantities and was known to stop and feed the birds just about anywhere. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend who will be greatly missed.
A Memorial Mass will be held Friday 6/17/2016 at 3:00 p.m. at the church Marie belonged to, St. Patrick's, 3109 Sacramento Street, Placerville, CA. In lieu of flowers donations may be made, in Marie's name, to the World Wildlife Fund, P.O. Box 97180, Washington, DC 20090-7180 or Snowline Hospice, 6520 Pleasant Valley Rd., Diamond Springs, CA 95619. Arrangements entrusted to Chapel of the Pines Funeral Home, Placerville, CA.