Canaseraga - Velma L. Sanders "Loving Mother and Grandmother."
Velma L. Sanders, 98, of Canaseraga passed away Tuesday (Aug. 7, 2012) in the Palliative Care Unit at the Cuba Memorial Hospital, Cuba.
There will be no public services held at this time.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Canaseraga Fire Department, P.O. Box 322, Canaseraga, New York 14822 for their Ambulance Fund.
Mrs. Sanders was born Sep. 6, 1913 in Blasdell, North Dakota and she was a daughter of Byron and Susan Updike Ritter. On June 27, 1936, she married George Sanders who predeceased her in 1997.
Mrs. Sanders was a 1931 graduate of Waterloo High School. She enjoyed traveling and RVing, and collecting seashells along the shore. Mrs. Sanders truly enjoyed making her house a home.
Mrs. Sanders is survived by two sons, Richard G. (Bonnie) Sanders, Lake George, Gary B. Sanders, Canaseraga; three grandchildren, Cody Estrada, Lillie Estrada, and Nadine Sanders; one great-granddaughter, Ariel; several nieces and nephews.
Along with her husband, Mrs. Sanders was predeceased by one sister, Hazel Covert; two brothers, Benjamin Ritter, Charley Ritter.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Letro-McIntosh-Spink Funeral Home, Inc. #24 Genesee Pkwy, Cuba. Online condolences may be made at www.LetroMcIntoshSpinkFuneralHome.com.