Michael David Sanders Sept. 8, 1950 - Oct. 27. 2012 Resident of San Jose We will miss our Father, Brother and Friend. Michael leaves his children, Josie Marie and Michael David JR, granddaughter Alyna Marie, his good friend and brother, Donald Keith Sanders, sister in law Therese and nephew, Joey Sanders. He also leaves behind his mother, Helen Hanely, sister Diane Sanders and many friends, including the love of his life Anna Sanders. Michael was born in Cookeville, Tennessee but has lived over 27 years in San Jose, California. Michael served his country in the United States Marine Corp during the Vietnam War
. He was a member of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America (UBC), Local 22 for over 32 years. He was proud of his trade and was a true craftsman... Michael was the kind of guy you could always call on for help or in any sort of an emergency. He was always quick with a joke and comeback. He was proud of his kids and loved them and his friends unconditionally. Michael lived his life on his terms.