Margaret J. Sanford, 82, passed away June 26, 2013 in Orland. Margaret was born Jan. 6, 1931 in Yreka, Calif. She was a long time resident of Orland. She was a custodian at Lake Elementary School for 30 years before retiring.
She enjoyed gardening and spending time with her family and being outdoors.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years Marvin J. Sanford. She is survived by her sister, Dorothy Brouse; daughters, Patricia Reid, Maxine Bauless, and Christine Pence; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and her dog Lucy.
Visitation will be Sunday, June 30, 2013 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at F.D. Sweet & Son Mortuary, Orland. Graveside services will be Monday July, 1, 2013 at 10 a.m. at Oddfellows Cemetery, Orland.