Bertha Beatrice “Bebe” <I>Ross</I> Sanders

Bertha Beatrice “Bebe” Ross Sanders

Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Death 29 May 2007 (aged 89)
Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Burial West Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Plot Garden of Eternal Life, Lot 108, Grave C
Memorial ID 19690346 · View Source
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Bertha Beatrice "Bebe" (Ross) Sanders, 89, of Lafayette, died at St. Anthony Healthcare at 12:15 a.m. on Tuesday, May 29, 2007. Born in Lafayette on February 27, 1918 to the late James and Delsia (Blackwell) Ross, she was a lifelong resident. She married Leland Sanders on August 16, 1940 in Lafayette and he preceded her in death on November 24, 1986. Mrs. Sanders attended Lafayette Jefferson High School. She was employed at Brown Rubber Company for many years and more recently was a homemaker. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, sewing, camping, and fishing.

Surviving is a daughter, Linda Lea Sanders of Lafayette and four sisters: Mary E. Westphal of San Antonio, TX, Opal Wolferd of Houston, TX, Marjorie Knowles and Shirley Klooz both of Lafayette. Preceded in death by a brother, Jim Ross and a sister, Beverly Cooper.

Services were entrusted to Hippensteel Funeral Home of Lafayette, Indiana.

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  • Maintained by: A. P. Reed
  • Originally Created by: JLM
  • Added: 3 Jun 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 19690346
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bertha Beatrice “Bebe” Ross Sanders (27 Feb 1918–29 May 2007), Find a Grave Memorial no. 19690346, citing Tippecanoe Memory Gardens, West Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by A. P. Reed (contributor 48008650) .