Saturday, April 21st, 2012
Annette Virginia Sanders, 91, Celina, died April 19, 2012, at the Gardens at Celina.
She was born June 27, 1920, in Osgood, to Leo J. and Mary Agnes "Minnie" Henry Bruns. On June 27, 1939, she married Ted L. Sanders, who died May 5, 1988.
Surviving are three children, Tom (Sue) Sanders, Celina, Norma "Skeet" (Woody) Wolters, Coldwater, and Patricia (Terry) Brookhart, Celina; six siblings, Douglas (Louise) Bruns, Greenville, Roberta Hercutt, Inverness, Fla., Barbara (Ralph) Homan, Inverness, Ruth Hoelscher, Osgood, Pat (Werner) Wendel, Fort Recovery, and Wanda (Marvin) Kaiser, New Weston; a daughter-in-law, Jill Sanders, Wapakoneta; a sister-in-law, Mary Sanders Dock, Englewood; 11 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a son, Larry Sanders; and six siblings, Esther Muether, Pauline Wale and Bill, John, Louis and Paul Bruns.
She was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Celina, its Altar-Rosary Society and the Knights of St. John.
She was a homemaker and served as a custodian for many years at the Richardson-Bretz Memorial Building, Celina.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Monday at the church, the Rev. Ken Alt officiating. Burial will follow in St. Marys Catholic Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 2-7 p.m. Sunday and 9-10:15 a.m. Monday at W.H. Dick & Sons - Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina.
Memorials may be made to the church endowment fund, the Larry Sanders Memorial Fund or to the charity of one's choice.
Condolences may be left at dickandsonshellwarthfh.com.