Elizabeth “Ernie” Sanders, 88, of Patoka,
passed away on Friday, July 8, 2011 at the GibsonGeneralHospital, in Princeton.
Born Oct. 31, 1922, in PikeCounty , she was the daugther of Roy and Orpha May (White)
She is a retired machine operator with the
Hansen Corp. in Princeton. In October of 1948, she
was married to Henry B. Sanders. She was an avid quilter, a seamstress and was
a member of the Mt.OliveUnitedMethodistChurch in Mt.Olympus.
Survivors include a son, Jack (Sara ) Snyder of Patoka; brother, Bob David Whitehouse of
Francisco; sister, Ruby Hutchinson of Cynthiana; grandchildren, Brad
(Jana) Snyder of Patoka, Shannon (Mike) Wenzel of Princeton, Kristina (Kevin) James
of Bellmont, Ill.; great-grandchildren, Jaysa
and Bram Snyder and Jackson and Josie James; and several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband Henry B. Sanders in October 1980; brothers,
Jackie, Pete and Joe Whitehouse; and sisters, Ruth Street and Francis Wilson.
Funeral services will be at Monday July 11, 2011 at Doyle Funeral Home, 520 S. Main St. in Princeton with Pastor Kevin Wilson officiating. Burial will be
in Mt.OliveCemetery in Mt.Olympus.
Visitation was Sunday and until the service hour on Monday at the funeral home.