Robert Sanderson


Robert Sanderson
Aug. 21, 1935 - Nov. 14, 2010

Robert Henry Sanderson Sr. of 630 Frisco St. died at his home Nov. 14, 2010. He was born Aug. 21, 1935, to Oscar and Gladys B. Loewe Sanderson. He married Donna M. Gregerson on June 15, 1953, in Lewiston, Idaho. He worked at Goodyear and Boeing Air Craft in Thousand Oaks, Calif. After returning to Walla Walla, he worked at Spence Tire then Rogers Cannery and retired form there.

He is survived by three daughters, Trudy Knodel of Walla Walla, Barbara McAlister of Camas, Wash., Debbie Potter of Walla Walla; three sons, Robert H. Sanderson of Walla Walla, Billy Sanderson of Walla Walla and Stevie Sanderson of Walla Walla; and a sister, Janice Aichele of Walla Walla; Also 26 grandchildren, five great grandchildren, two great great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and wife Donna Sanderson in 2004 and one granddaughter.

Celebration of life was held Saturday at 3 p.m. at Eagles Lodge No. 26.


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