Elman "Sandy" Sanders, age 81, died on Thursday, October 11, 2012, in Kalamazoo, Mich., where he had been residing with his daughter for the past year.
He was a longtime resident of the Caroga Lake area and for many years worked for Agway. After his retirement, he worked for the town of Caroga until 2011.
Members of his family include four children, Debra Dodd of Texas, Jacqueline Karasch of South Carolina, Cynthia (Chris) Zawacki of Michigan, and Michael (Dawn) Sanders of Florida; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Georgia Crandell of Texas and Patricia (Arnold) Brown of New Jersey. He was preceded in death by his wife, Janice; a brother, Milford; and a sister, Muriel. A memorial service will take place in the spring of 2013.
Please visit Sandy's personal webpage at www.lifestorynet.com, where you can archive a favorite memory or photo and sign his online guestbook. Arrangements were made by Life Story Funeral Homes, Betzler-Kalamazoo, MI (800-882-7594).