Earl E. Sanders, 92, of Flagstaff, died Dec. 18, 2004. He was born April 24, 1912 in Hillsboro, IL.
He and his family moved to Arizona in 1955, living in Phoenix, Williams and Payson before coming to Flagstaff after the death of his wife, Eloise in 1981.
He is survived by his children, Constance Duda of Rancho Mirage, Calif., Sharon Lynette Polukort, Flagstaff and Janet Baker of Mesa, Ariz.; 18 grandchildren, 41 great-grandchildren, and 13 great-great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Eloise; son, Earl Jr.; daughter, Dorothy Friend; granddaughters, Tammy Trujillo, Kathleen Sanders, Shirley Tittle; and great granddaughter Amanda Lopez.
A memorial service will be held today at Harvest Fellowship, 2290 E. Route 66 in Flagstaff. Interment will be at Mountain Meadows Memorial Park in Payson.
Donations can be made to Northland Hospice in Flagstaff.