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Waneta E. Sanders

Waneta E. Sanders, 77, of Paulding, passed away at home on Saturday, December 30, 2017.

Waneta was born in Payne on July 7, 1940 a daughter of the late Harley & Leona (Stultz) Elston. 

She was a homemaker and an animal lover, who always cheered for Michigan football.

She will be sadly missed by her children, Joseph Sanders of Paulding, Lynette ( Robert) Doerr of Leesburg, IN & Kristine (Tyler) Schmidt of Payne; siblings, Ed Elston of Payne, Shirley Kilpatrick of Payne & Pam Mattes of New Haven, IN; 5 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; her dog, Toby & bird, Patches.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Arnold; siblings, Mabel Jenkins, Betty Jean Fraley, Linda Vance, William Elston & Donald Elston.

Services were private.

Her family was assisted by Dooley Funeral Home, 5761 SR 500, Payne, Ohio.

Condolences and fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com

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Kristine Sanders Jan 2 2018 12:00 AM

Dear Kris and Family: We are so very sorry for your loss. Praying for each of you in this very difficult time.

Lynn and Brenda Schmidt Jan 1 2018 12:00 AM

I am sorry to hear of Wanetta's passing. We were classmates in high school. She will be missed. Sincerely Garnett Schaefer Beagle

Garnett Beagle Dec 31 2017 12:00 AM

Dear Joe and other family members...... Sure sorry to learn of your Mother and Sister's death. You folks have my sympathy. A Michigan fan, huh?! Still a good lady. Jim Hooker, Mesa, AZ

Jim Hooker Dec 31 2017 12:00 AM