It is with great sadness that the family of Jacob “Jake” Lawrence Sander, beloved husband of the late Jeannine (nee Paulson) Sander, peacefully passed away at the Hinton General Hospital - Palliative Care, on Friday March 4, 2022, at the age of 85 years.
He was predeceased by his wife of 45 years, Jeannine (nee Paulson) Sander; his parents: Joseph and Bernadina “Bernie” (nee Duchshere) Sander; his brothers: Peter “Pete” (Helen), Anton “Tony”, William “Willie”; his sisters: Clementine “Clem” (Ernie) Vandale, Martha (Richard) Urban, Doreen (Leo) Weinkauf.
Jake is survived by his son, Brent (Julie) Sander, grandson Anton Sander and his mother Marlene; his step-daughter Gale Smith (Tom); step-sons: Kerry (Linda) Crump; and Rob Crump; several step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his brother Frank Sander and sister Rose (Ken) Reineger; and numerous friends.
Jake was born in Revenue, Saskatchewan on Nov. 23, 1936. He enjoyed fishing, working in the shop, painting and coffee with his friends.
Memorial Contributions: in lieu of floral tributes, donations if desired may be directed to the Canadian Cancer Society: 1200-8215 112 Street, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2C8 for Pancreatic Cancer Research, in memory of Jacob Sander.
As per Jake’s wishes his cremains were laid to rest with Jeannine at Woodlawn Cemetery.
The family wishes to thank the staff a Hinton General Hospital for their compassionate care.
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Canadian Cancer Society
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