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Sutton Memorial Home
Thursday December 6th, 2018
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Friday December 7th, 2018

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Dennis A Sanders

Dennis A. Sanders Sr., 67 of Taylorville passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 5:17 a.m.at his home in rural Taylorville, IL. He was born on August 11, 1951 in Taylorville, IL the son of Paul H. and Natalie A. (Porter) Sanders. He married Debbie Anderson on June 23, 1974 in Grove City, IL. Dennis was a farmer, he worked at Taylorville Feed and Fertilizer and he was a member of the Kincaid Church of God.

He is survived by his Wife: Debbie Sanders of Taylorville, IL; Sons: Dennis Sanders Jr. (Fiancé Cristin O’Connor) of Morrisonville, IL; Chad Sanders (Wife Erin) of Taylorville, IL; Grandchildren: Wyatt Sanders, Aryonna Sanders, Shaylie Sanders, K’dyn Lawson, Marques Lawson; Sister: Paula Lenger of Michigan; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother: Darrel Sanders.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, December 6, 2018 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Funeral service will be on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Pastor Jacob Skelton officiating. Burial will be held in Mt. Auburn Cemetery in Mt. Auburn, IL.

Memorials may be made to the family C/O: Sutton Memorial Home 327 N. Clay St. Taylorville, IL 62568.

Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Bad news up here always comes late. I have know Dennis most of my life. A very good man, husband and father. I pray for him and his family in their time of mourning. Heaven is lucky to have him. Rick Beckham

Rick Beckham Dec 25 2018 12:00 AM

Debbie and family. So sorry to hear about Dennis. My thoughts and Prayers are with you.

Pam Patrick Dec 20 2018 12:00 AM

Debbie, Pat and I are so sorry for your loss, we are praying for your family. Pat and Pam Hancock

Pamela Hancock Dec 8 2018 12:00 AM

Debbie, I am so sorry to read about Dennis. But as you know, we have the comfort of knowing that tears last only for the night, but joy comes in the morning. My love and prayers are with you and the family.

Nancy Graham Dec 7 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Dennis Sanders

Gary/Sharon Lewis Dec 6 2018 12:00 AM

Debbie and family, so sorry for your loss of Dennis. He was a wonderful friend (part) of the Emerson family. I have been remembering all the stuff Dennis, Don, Ron, Marilyn, me (Sharon) and Dorothy did as kids (all good, of course). He will be missed by our family and so many other friends. Our prayers are with you. God bless you all. --- Sharon and Rick Smith

Sharon Emerson-Smith and Rick Smith Dec 6 2018 12:00 AM

A SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent on December 5, 2018

Thoughts and prayers for each affected by the passing of Dennis Love, Robert and Jamie Penrod

Expression of Sympathy Dec 5 2018 12:00 AM

Deb, I am so sorry to hear this. There really are no words. I know that your faith will carry you through but I know you are hurting. Please know that I am praying our Lord wraps you in His love and eases your pain and helps you through this terrible, terrible time. Dennis was a lucky man to have you Deb, so I know he had a little heaven on earth. I will keep your family in my prayers. Sending love and heartfelt sympathy.

Bob and Vicki Hovey Dec 4 2018 12:00 AM

Sending our prayers and sympathy to your family. Dennis married Art and I in April 2004. We will always remember him.

Art and Jill Bohlen Dec 4 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Dennis Sanders

Alta & Lynn Himstedt Dec 3 2018 12:00 AM

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