Marian Sanders

Obituary of Marian Zerbe Sanders

Marian Zerbe Sanders, 103, widow of Donald “Sandy” Sanders, died Thursday, December 31, 2020, at National Healthcare of Sumter. Born July 2, 1917, in Hepler, PA, she was a daughter of the late Clarence Zerbe and Beula Zerbe. Surviving are two sons, Roger R. Reed and Arland J. Reed; six grandchildren, Stephanie Evans, Roger R. Reed, Jr. (Gena), Kim Reed Davis (Gus), John K. Reed (Mandy), Jeff A. Reed (Renee) and Debbie Reed Scully; 11 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two daughters-in-law, Estelle Jones Reed and Geraldine “Jerry” Reed. The family would like to thank her family at the First Assembly of God Church for all their visits and also the staff of NHC, especially Laraye Servance, for the wonderful care given Mrs. Sanders. Services will be held in Pennsylvania. On-line condolences may be made at Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.