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Eileen Sanford

July 11, 1921 -
October 7, 2020

 

Eileen F. Sanford, age 99, of Champaign, passed away at 1:18 p.m., October 7, 2020 at Bickford Cottage, Champaign.

Funeral service will be at 10 a.m., Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at First Christian Church, 3601 S. Staley Rd., Champaign.  Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign.

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Eileen F. Sanford, age 99, of Champaign, passed away at 1:18 p.m., October 7, 2020 at Bickford Cottage, Champaign.

Funeral service will be at 10 a.m., Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at First Christian Church, 3601 S. Staley Rd., Champaign.  Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign.

Eileen was born July 11, 1921 in Cerro Gordo, a daughter of Joseph and Mina Wheeler Chapman.  She married George Sanford August 15, 1948 in Champaign.  He preceded her in death June 3, 1998.

Survivors include two sons, Jeff (Susan) Sanford of Urbana and Jon Sanford of Champaign; four grandchildren, Stephanie (Jon) Parnes and Michael (Cody) Sanford, both of Boca Raton, FL, Jeffrey (Angela) Sanford, Jr. of Gifford and Jon (Amy) Sanford of Catlin; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Scott Sanford on September 26, 1994 and Stephen Sanford on October 26, 2005; one brother and one sister.

Eileen was a secretary for CS Johnson and a homemaker.

She was a member of First Christian Church in Champaign.

Memorial contributions may be made to an organization of the donor’s choice.

Condolences may be made at www.morganmemorialhome.com.

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Service Information

Date: Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Time: 10:00 am

First Christian Church

Address:

3601 S. Staley Rd.
Champaign, Illinois 61822

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