Dennis M. Sanders, 73, passed away on Sunday, at the United Hospital System Kenosha Medical Center. Dennis was born in Racine on August 19, 1943. He was the son of the late George and Vivian (Nee: Lannoye) Sanders.
For many years Dennis worked at the Pioneer Inn of Oshkosh and Valley Manufacturing. Dennis was a devout Mormon. In his younger years, Dennis boxed with the Golden Gloves. Dennis had a deep appreciation and knowledge for all types of music, his collection was to be admired. He will forever be remembered for his sense of humor and sharp wit.
Survivors include his brothers and sisters, David (Donna) Sanders of Kenosha, Thomas Sanders of Mims, FL, Patricia Zierk of Kenosha, Debra (fiancé, Bryant Newsom) Stacey of Gainesville, FL, Carole (Brian) Exner of Racine; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends.
A Memorial Service will be held Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Relatives and friends may meet with the family Thursday at the funeral home from 4 p.m. until time of service at 5:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers memorials to NAMI have been suggested.
A special thank you to the caregivers at Manor Care for their loving and compassionate care.