Funeral services for Sally T. Sanders, age 63, of Ogdensburg will be held on Saturday (April 5, 2014) at 2:00 p.m. at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home with Sister Theresa LaBrake, GNSH officiating. Burial will be held in the spring at Hillcrest Cemetery in Heuvelton.
Calling hours will be held also on Saturday from 12:00 noon until the time of the service at the funeral home. Ms. Sanders passed away on Monday (Mar 31, 2014) at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center surrounded by her loving family.
Surviving are two sons, Glenn Sanders of Sherrills Ford, NC and Gerald Sanders of Ogdensburg; two daughters, Colleen Robinson of Heuvelton and Kathy Gordon of Rensselaer Falls; two brothers, George and Janice Youngs of Palmetto, FL and Harold and Debbie Youngs of Ellenton, FL; sisters Beulah Walrath of Brownville, Mary Primeau of Palmetto, FL, Doris and George Caster of Dekalb Jct., Nancy and John Wilson of Rensselaer Falls, Dolly and Gene Wright of NC; grandchildren Victor Sanders, Bobby Gordon, William Gordon, Mullin Gordon, Ivan Sanders, Brandon Robinson, Jimmy Robinson, Allen Robinson, Adam Robinson and Mathew Robinson; a sister-in-law, Gloria Youngs of Edwards; along with several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was predeceased a brother, Algie Youngs; sisters Beatrice Glasford; and infant twins, Elizabeth and Eloise Youngs.
Sally was born on February 16, 1951 in Ogdensburg, a daughter of the late Algie Sr. & Myrtle (White) Youngs. She graduated from Indian River High School. She worked as a nurse’s aide at St. Joseph’s and United Helpers Nursing Homes until becoming disabled and enjoyed playing cards, dice, puzzles on Face Book and spending time with her family and friends.
Memorial contributions can be made to St. Joseph’s Nursing Home, 950 Linden Street; Ogdensburg, NY 13669. Condolences can also be shared online at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.