Tuesday, March 15, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at
Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln
10:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at Park Meadows
Baptist Church, Lincoln
Charles E. Sanders, 61, of Lincoln, passed away at
8:55 p.m. March 11, 2016 at his home surrounded by
his loving family.
Charles was born July 7, 1954 in Pekin, IL, the Son
of Charles T. and Marie (Covey) Sanders. He married
Judith Petro on January 11, 1978 in Lincoln. She
Also surviving Charles are his children; Cheryl
(Seth) Williams, William Sanders, James (Kaley)
Sanders, Rachel Sanders, David Sanders, Katrina
Sanders, and Michelle (Matthew) Bedwell, all of
Lincoln, IL; his siblings; Marietta (Ron) Agge of
Bloomington, IL, Peggy (Randy) Bergman, of Mason
City, IL, Marilyn Ladda, of Pekin, IL, Twila (Wayne)
Billingsley, of Tennessee, and Mike Sanders, of
Akron, OH; and his six grandchildren.
Charles was preceded in death by his parents.
Charles was a tax preparer with H & R Block and
managing owner of Exel Real Estate and Associates.
He worked for Lincoln Developmental Center for 31
years, was an ASCME vice-president and union
representative, Vice President of the Logan County
Board of Real Estate, and he was the Kings Kids
Director at Park Meadows Baptist Church as well as
Bay View Baptist Church in Washington for over 30
Services for Charles will be held at 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at Park Meadows Baptist
Church, with Rev. Keith Thibo officiating. Burial
will follow service at Zion Cemetery, Lincoln.
Visitation will be Tuesday, March 15, from 4:00-7:00
p.m. at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in
Lincoln. Memorial donations may be made in Charles’
name to Kings Kids Mission Fund.
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