Jennifer K. Sanderson, 64

Jennifer K. Sanderson, 64, of Lac du Flambeau, passed away peacefully on Friday, Oct. 10, 2008, at home surrounded by her family.

Beloved wife for 43 years of Russell L. Sanderson. Loving mother of four children, Timothy (Cherie) Sanderson of Boulder Junction, Elizabeth (John) Mazzei of Eau Claire, Christopher Sanderson of Boulder Junction, Megan (Mike) Galasel of Boulder Junction. Wonderful Nana to eight amazing grandchildren, Zachary and Hannah Sanderson, Philip and Forrest Mazzei, Emily, Sara and Maggie Sanderson, and Logan Galasel; sister, Bonnie Schwartz of Milwaukee; brother, Jim (Cora) Dwyer of Colgate.

Jennie was born on June 4, 1944, in Butler to Forrest and Jean (Clarke) Dwyer.

She married Russell L. Sanderson of Wauwatosa on May 22, 1965.

Jennie lived in Jackson until her husbandís retirement and then moved permanently to their lake home in Lac du Flambeau.

Jennie, known for her warm smile, loyal friendships and immense devotion to her husband, children and grandchildren, will be sadly missed by all. She shared in many lives during her 64 years and touched people while she was healthy and also while she was ill. We are forever thankful for the things she taught us and the journey presented to us.

Celebration of life services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthonyís of Padua Catholic Church, Lac du Flambeau.

Visitation will be one hour before services Saturday at the church.

Memorials to the Dr. Kate Hospice, P.O Box 770, Woodruff, WI 54568.

Jennie had a brief stay at the Season of Life Hospice Home and has been cared for many months by wonderful and compassionate hospice staff.

Butler Community Foundation/ Clarke House, http://www.butlerchamber.org/Historic_Clarke_House.html.

Jennie was one of the Clarke heirs that donated this historic home. In addition, she assisted by furnishing the museum with family heirlooms and furniture. The foundation is accepting memorials in Jennieís honor.