Frances Sanders

Frances Sanders

Frances C. Sanders, 76 of Springfield, Mo, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2013, in Mercy Hospital, Springfield. She was born September 19, 1936, in Seattle, Wa, to Frank and Vyra Creager. She was married to James S. Sanders who preceded her in death February 18, 2009. She is survived by four children, Nelia Southwick, Los Angeles, Ca, Brett Sanders, Ash Grove, Mo, Vicki Stenberg and husband Rick, Willard, Mo, and Jamie Sanders, Springfield. Five grandchildren, Britain Southwick and wife Samantha, Cassandra Southwick, Kim Brown and husband Josh, Sarah Stenberg, Crystal McDaniel and husband Matt, and Seven great grandchildren, Taylor, Jennifer, Paris, Joshua, Ashton, Aubree and Ember.

A memorial graveside service will be at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 2013, at Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Springfield. No viewing or visitation is planned. Services are under the care of Herman H. Lohmeyer Funeral Home, Springfield. Permanent online condolence, stories or photos may be shared at


Funeral Home

Herman H. Lohmeyer Funeral Home
500 E. Walnut Street Springfield, MO 65806

Published in the News-Leader on Apr. 16, 2013