Phyllis Jean Sanders
July 24, 1937 - October 11, 2016
Phyllis Jean Sanders, 79, of Wooster, died peacefully on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016 at Brenn Field Nursing Home in Orrville following a lengthy battle with cancer.
Phyllis was born July 24, 1937 in Hemlock Grove, Meigs, Co., Ohio to the late Wade O. and Edith (Randolph) Bing and married John Kenneth “Bud” Sanders on July 10, 1960. He survives. She had worked at Frito Lay in Wooster, Addressograph in Holmesville and at Perkins Pancake House in Wooster. She attended the Church of the Savior and enjoyed fishing on Lake Erie, flower gardening, doing home decorating and going to garage sales. Phyllis was an avid Cleveland Indians fan.
Surviving are her husband “Bud”; children, Debora and David Hackett of Smithville, Tammy and Barry Smail to Creston and Ray and Jennifer Sanders of Smithville; grandchildren, Brandon and Kelsea Smail and Isabel and Jered Sanders; a sister-in-law, Delores Bing Zelinsky of Columbia Station; nieces and nephews and a dear friend, Sue Burnette. She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Elba, Lowell, Wilford, Virgil, Rex and Clair.
Services will be Friday at 1:00 p.m. at Murray Funeral Home in Creston with Pastors Jerry and Brent Durham officiating. Burial will be in Newkirk Cemetery. Friends may call from 11:00 a.m. –1:00 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home. Tributes may be shared at www.Murray-Funeral-Home.com
Memorial contributions may be made to LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.
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Tammy & Barry Smail,
With heartfelt condolences we are thinking of you during this difficult time. We have made a memorial contribution to LifeCare Hospice in Phyllis' name - Your Ricoh Family
Name: Gary and JoAnne Smith
To Ray, Jennifer, Isabel & Jered:
Our Prayers are with you and your family. May God give you peace at this time and let you reflect on the good memories of the past.
Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in trouble with the comfort we ourselves have received from God.
2 Corinthians 1:3-4
Love Gary & JoAnne Smith