Published: Tuesday, August 12 2014 15:52
Dorothy Bernice Sanders, age 92, stepped into eternity on August 8, 2014, in Edinburg, the date of her wish, which was her wedding anniversary. Dorothy was born February 16, 1922, in San Juan to Garfield Herbert Foster and Lilly Alvina (Frase) Foster, both of Minnesota.
Dorothy is preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, John Homer "Jack" Sanders; four brothers, Willard Howard Foster, Glen Morris Foster, Raymond Wilhelm Foster and David John Foster; and her loving caregiver, Sarah Young.
She leaves behind five children, Patricia Ann (Joe) Barnes, of Three Rivers, Herbert Manning (Julie) Sanders, of Panama City, Florida, Robert Drake Sanders, of Kyle, Thomas Jack (Nancy) Sanders, of Dallas and Cynthia Lynn (Charles) Petri, of Bishop; 14 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.