Juanita A. Sanford, 80, of Tippecanoe Villa in West Lafayette, passed away on July 14, 2013 at 3:15 a.m. at IU Health Arnett Hospital. Juanita was born on November 9, 1932 in Goodland, IN to the late Roscoe and Emma Christianson Royce. Juanita was a graduate of Goodland High School. In 1956 she married James F. Sanford in Lafayette. He preceded her in death in 1993. She enjoyed watching classic movies, playing bingo, and shopping.
Surviving is one son, James "JR" (wife: SuLan) Sanford Jr., a daughter, Carolyn (Charles) Jones of Ellicott City, Maryland. Also surviving are three sisters, Irma Eberly of Roseville, CA, Anna Mae Lough of Portland, TN, Jeanette Whitson of Portland, TN, and seven grandchildren, two great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one grandson and two brothers.
Services will be on Friday, July 19, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. with visitation one half hour prior to the service at Simplicity Funeral Care. Simplicity Funeral Care entrusted with care. Share memories and condolences at www.simplicity-funeralcare.com