July 21, 1940 ~ July 8, 2010
Judith (Judy) Marie Hayes Sanders died on Thursday July 8, after a brief illness, having been fortunate enough to spend a great deal of time with her children and grandchildren in the months before her death.
She was born on July 21, 1940 and grew up in Peoria, IL. She was married on July 1, 1967 in Chicago, Il to William (bill) H. Sanders, Jr., MD. The couple resided for many years in Clinton, NY, where they raised their three children. In 1982 they began vacationing exclusively in Pinehurst, NC where they eventually retired. After Bill's death in 1995, Judy continued to live and play golf in Pinehurst, spending many happy years in the company of her friends.
She is survived by her children, Michelle Sanders, MD (Eric Gaalaas), William F. Sanders (Stacy) and Kathryn Cibotti (Robert); and by her grandchildren, Relliana Christine, Josephine Mallory, and Alexandria Kaye Sanders; Hannah Violet, Jessica Marie, and Robert William (IV) Cibotti. Also surviving is her brother, John Hayes.
Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday July 12th, 2010 at Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Southern Pines, NC followed by dedication of ashes in Emmanuel Episcopal Church's Memorial Garden. Friends are cordially invited to call at the house after the service and dedication.
In Lieu of flowers and at Judy's request, please consider a donation to the Given Memorial Library in Pinehurst or to a charity of your choice.
Powell Funeral Home, Southern Pines, NC