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Ruth Marie "Peggy" Merritt Sanders
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Birth: Jan. 31, 1923
Jacksonville
Duval County
Florida, USA
Death: Feb. 4, 2008
Goose Creek
Berkeley County
South Carolina, USA

Ruth Peggy Marie Merritt Sanders of Goose Creek, SC died at home on Monday, February 4th, 2008. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be held at The Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Goose Creek at 10:00 AM Friday, February 8th. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery on James Island. The visitation will be held Thursday evening between 6:00 and 8:00 PM with a prayer service beginning at 7:00 PM in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., NORTHWOODS CHAPEL, 2180 Greenridge Road. Memorials may be made to The Immaculate Conception Catholic Church Building Fund, 510 St. James Avenue, Goose Creek, SC 29445. Ruth was born on January 31st, 1923 in Jacksonville, Florida, the daughter of the late Ruth Wilson Merritt and Alexander Perry Merritt. Ruth was a graduate of the Saint Francis School of Nursing in Charleston. She retired as a Head Nurse with Veterans Administration Hospital of Chillicothe, Ohio. She is survived by her loving husband of 62 years, Frank W. Sanders, Jr.; daughters, Maria Veronica Seymour and her husband, Kenneth Willard Seymour of Chillicothe, Ohio, Elizabeth Catherine Sanders of Goose Creek, Peggy Ann Sanders Messervy and her husband Thomas William Messervy of James Island; sons, Frank W. Sanders, III and his wife Cynthia Messervy Sanders of Helotes, Texas; and Robert M. Sanders and his wife Carol Cindy Hegedus Sanders of Cincinnati, OH; sisters, Ethel Lee Allen, Mary Charlotte Anderson and her husband Andy Anderson of Beaufort, SC, Ester Merritt George of Anchorage Alaska; Eleanor Merritt McDonald and her husband Clay McDonald of Camden; brother, James Curtis Merritt of Freemont, Wisconsin; 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Frank W. Sanders (1920 - 2010)
 
Burial:
Holy Cross Cemetery
James Island
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
 
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Record added: Dec 27, 2008
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Ruth Marie Peggy <i>Merritt</i> Sanders
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Ruth Marie Peggy <i>Merritt</i> Sanders
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Ruth Marie Peggy <i>Merritt</i> Sanders
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My Great Aunt, RIP sweet lady
- Sherry (Bowers) Vandehey
 Added: Aug. 18, 2014
We Love and miss you!!!
- Bob & Cindy Sanders
 Added: Apr. 26, 2009
Heavenly Blessings
- Molly & Katies Mom~**~
 Added: Dec. 27, 2008
 
 
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