Edward G. Sanders, 55, of Rt. 2, Fort Jennings, died at 2:30 a.m. today, June 15, 1968, in St. Rita's Hospital, Lima, after an extended illness.
Born in Ottoville, Jan. 19, 1913, he was the son of John and Margaret (Thines) Sanders.
A member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Ottoville, he was a farmer and also employed at General Motors Corp., Defiance.
Surviving are his wife, the former Lucille Ellerbrock; six daughters, Barbara, Mary, and Karen, all at home, Mrs. Gerald (Carol Jean) Meyers of Fort Jennings, Mrs. Daniel (Marilyn) Yates of Ottoville and Sister Anna Maria, C.P.P.S. of Dayton; two sons, Thomas of Defiance and Jerry of Ottoville; two sisters, Mrs. Bernard (Bernetta) Jacquay of Chicago and Mrs. Jerome (Margaret) Grothouse of Ottoville; one brother, Anthony of Ottoville, and 13 grandchildren.
Arrangements are incomplete at Kolkmeyer Funeral Home, Ottoville.
The Lima News, Lima, Allen County, Ohio