Graveside services for Mrs. Elizabeth Sanders, 89, of Spencer, were held Monday, Oct. 8, 2007, at Northlawn Memorial Park Cemetery of Spencer. Rev. Thomas Van Tassell officiated.
Elizabeth passed away Friday, Oct. 5, 2007, at Spencer Hospital.
She resided at Northshire Assisted Living Center in Spencer for the past six years. She was born in Morgantown, W.V. on Dec. 27, 1917. On Dec. 23, 1938, she married Ben B. Sanders and moved to Knoxville, Tenn. In 1944, Ben and Betty Sanders moved to Spencer and purchased KICD AM Radio. They operated the Stations until 1982, when they sold the operation to their son, Bill.
Ben and Betty lived in the Sarasota, Florida area for 31 years, prior to moving back to Spencer in 1992.
She was preceded in death by her husband in 2002.
Elizabeth is survived by her three children: Bill and Rebecca Sanders of Arnolds Park, and Charles and Louise of Sarasota, Fla.
Warner Funeral Home of Spencer was in charge of arrangements.