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ALICE M. SANDERS Alice M. Sanders, of Orland, CA passed away Friday, December 23, 2016. She was born in Mountainaire, NM to John and Frieda Tabet. Alice was the Valedic-torian at Mountainaire High School and at-tended some college. She married James D. Sanders who preceeded her in death. Alice held government positions throughout the U.S. She worked for Monsignor Flanagan of Catholic Social Services in San Francisco and opened new offices in the East Bay. For over twenty years she was the administrator, research assistant and assistant editor for the renoun Dr. C. West Churchman of U.C. Berkeley. After retiring, Alice and Jim moved to Orland where she began volunteering her services at St. Dominic's Parish. For over twenty years she worked for Pastors: Father Tom, Father Michael and Father Hernando. She managed the church office, oversaw the bulletin, taught RCIA and managed that program as well. She enjoyed the fine arts, reading, sewing and quilting. Alice devoted her life to caring for her parents until they died. She dedicated her entire life as a lay person in service to God. Alice is survived by 11 nieces and nephews and by 16 grand nieces and nephews from around the U.S. A Rosary will be held Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at 10:30 A.M. at St. Dominic's Catholic Church followed by a Funeral Mass at 11:00 A.M. Memorial contribu-tions can be made to the Vina Monastery or Enloe Hospice. F.D. Sweet & Son Mortuary, 825 A Street, Orland, CA 95963 is handling all arrange-ments.
Published in Chico Enterprise-Record on Dec. 29, 2016
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