Curtis L. Sanders Husband of Sigrid Olsen, passed away suddenly on Sunday, March 10th, 2013 in Sarasota, Florida at the age of 64, engaged in an activity he loved, cycling outdoors on a beautiful sunny day. Curtis was an avid traveler and adventurer, with a transatlantic crossing by sailboat and cross-country motorcycle ride as two of his major accomplishments over the age of 55. He was a proud single father of four and delighted grandfather to four more. He was a passionate Harley owner, sailor, bicycle enthusiast, music lover and yoga student, as well as a loving and supportive husband. His zest for life was an inspiration to all who knew him. Curtis is survived by his wife, Sigrid Olsen of Sarasota FL and Gloucester MA, sons Christopher Sanders and Dustin Sanders of Petaluma, CA, daughters Jessica Sanders and Katie Sanders Falaschi of Racine, WI, sister Karel Wheat of Grand Prairie, TX, grandchildren Tyler, Jake and Brooke Sanders of Petaluma, CA and Lucy Falaschi of Racine WI, and stepchildren Erik Olsen of Hyde Park, VT and Brita Olsen of Brooklyn, NY. Celebration Service: March 30, 2013 at 1:00 PM at Stafford Lake, Novato CA.
Published in Marin Independent Journal on Mar. 23, 2013