Robert Sanders

Obituary of Robert Sanders

Wayne Sanders,

73, of Terra Alta (Cranesville Community) died unexpectedly on Sunday, April 29, 2018 at his home.

The son of the late Robert C. and Evelyn L. Jenkins Sanders, he was born April 29, 1945.

He attended Faith United Methodist Church. He worked at Clem Teets Oil Company for 30 years and then retired from D&R Distributors. Wayne was a farmer and enjoyed the outdoors.

He is survived by a daughter, Rebecca Sanders; a son, Michael Sanders, both of Cranesville; one brother, James Sanders of Thomas; and a close friend of the family, James Gramlich of Cranesville.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 37 years, Mary Ellen Sanders in 2008.

Family and friends will be received at the Arthur H. Wright Funeral Home, Terra Alta on Tuesday from 5-8:00 p.m. and from 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday May 2, 2018 at the Faith United Methodist church until the 2:00 p.m. time of service with Pastor Daniel Fulton officiating. Burial will follow in the Faith Cemetery.

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