M. Maxine Sanders

January 27, 2018

M. Maxine Sanders 94 formerly of Flora, passed away on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at the IU Arnett Hospital in Lafayette.  She was born on August 7, 1923 in Clinton County to Ernest & Elsie (Davis) Mathews.  Her marriage was to Wayne Sanders on June 13, 1940 and he preceded her in death on March 22, 1999.

Mrs. Sanders retired after working 16 years in the Frankfort Community Schools cafeteria.  She was a member of the Flora United Methodist Church and enjoyed playing cards, traveling, spending time with her family and her sweet cat “Tinkerbelle”.

Visitation and Services

Private family services are being held at the Goodwin Funeral Home in Frankfort. Pastor Jeff Landon will officiate. Burial will follow in Green Lawn Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to the Flora United Methodist Church, 103 E. Main Street, Flora, IN 46929.

Survived by:

Daughter: Vicki (Husband-Dan) Wolf of Lafayette, 2 Grandchildren: Julia (Husband-Roy) Hoskins of Flora, Chad (Wife-Lori) Wolf of Rossville, Sister: Virginia Campbell of Frankfort, Sister in Law: Connie Vaughn of Cutler, and 4 Great Grandchildren.

Preceded by:

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded by a half sister: Audra Burkhardt.


Leave your Condolences

6 Condolences for “M. Maxine Sanders”

  1. Patricia D. Buck January 29, 2018 at 10:36 am

    So, so sorry for your loss. She’s one of God’s blessed angels now.

  2. Janet Spooner January 29, 2018 at 8:39 pm

    So sorry to see this Vicki. Number 10 will always be your mom’s place to me…she has been missed!

  3. Barbara Dillon January 30, 2018 at 12:07 am

    I used to play Euchre with Maxine. Prayers are with her family.

  4. Darlene Stock January 31, 2018 at 8:03 am

    Vicki, so sorry for your loss! I have a lot of great memories at FSHS working with your mom, she was a joy to be around..Prayers to you and your family during this difficult time.

  5. Joyce Wellman January 31, 2018 at 9:51 am

    Vicki I’m so sorry. Prayers for you and your family. Aunt Maxine was such a sweet heart.

  6. Barbara Fausett February 5, 2018 at 9:35 pm

    I worked at Frankfort High School Cafeteria with Maxine. She was always so upbeat and pleasant to work with. Good memories.

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