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Wilbur R. Sanders

October 2, 1924 ~ October 23, 2020 (age 96)

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Wilbur R. Sanders, age 96, of Louisville, OH passed away peacefully in his home on Friday, October 23, 2020. He was born October 2, 1924 in Louisville to the late Stanley and Della (Vernier) Sanders. Wilbur worked as an accountant for Hercules Engine, retiring in 1987. He was a member of Israel’s Lutheran Church, The Louisville Historical Society, Friends of the Library and a former member of the Louisville Kiwanis Club.

Wilbur is survived by his wife, Nancy Sanders; three daughters, Beverly (Rob) Couch, Barbara (Jim) Ross, Amy Sanders; a son, Roger (Gail) Sanders; a step-son, Kenneth (Connie) Clausen; seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his 1st wife, Madalyn, his 2nd wife Mary and his third wife, Eleanor.

Due to Covid-19 the family is planning a service for a later date. Wilbur will be laid to rest in Union Cemetery, Louisville, OH. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Diabetes Association.  Online condolences may be left for the family at 

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