Barbara Jean Sanderson
Barbara J. Sanderson, 78, passed away Sunday, February 26th, in Abilene. She was born March 18, 1938 in Talmage, the daughter of Homer and Ida Mae (Estep) Allen. Growing up in Talmage, Barbara attended local schools. In 1966, she was married to Bud Sanderson, later divorcing. Barbara had been employed by numerous cafes as a waitress, retiring in 1994. She was preceded in death by: parents; four sisters. Myrtle, Joyce, Shirley, Jan and Dolly; six brothers. Richard, Orville, Howard, Tom, Elmer and Hugh; one great-grandchild, Sara Elizabeth Boasts.
Barbara is survived by: two daughters, Lisa Jacks of Orlando, Florida and Lori Sanderson of Wichita; sister Allie Cairns of Abilene; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
The family has chosen cremation. Graveside services will be held 1:00 PM Wednesday, March 1st, at the Prairiedale Cemetery north of Talmage with Pastor Mark Stanger officiating. The family suggests memorial contributions in his name be made to the Elsie Brooks Cancer Fund. They may be left at or sent in care of the Danner Funeral Home POB 758 Abilene, Kansas 67410.