The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

May 1, 2013

Betty J. Sanders

The Clinton Herald

---- — Betty J. Sanders

Jan. 14, 1924-April 29, 2013

CAMANCHE — Betty J. Sanders, 89, of Camanche, died Monday, April 29, 2013, at her home in Camanche.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 3, 2013, at the Camanche Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Homes and Crematory. Burial will be in the Clinton Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be expressed by visiting her obituary at

Betty Jane Barnett was born on January 14, 1924, in Otho, Iowa, the daughter of Walter and Ruth (Hart) Barnett. She married Robert Sanders on August 12, 1944, in Waynesville, Missouri.

Betty was employed at the Rock Island Arsenal and also was a cleaning lady at various homes in Clinton and Camanche.

Betty is was a member of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, Camanche, and the Camanche VFW Auxiliary.

Betty is survived by her husband, Robert, of Camanche; one son, Harry (Bonnie) Sanders of Clinton; three grandchildren: Connie (Andy) McFarland, Wendy Jungen, Joe Jungen; 5 great-grandchildren; one sister, Nancy (Bill) Slagle of Fort Dodge, Iowa.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, one daughter, three brothers and three sisters.

Memorials can be made to the Camanche Volunteer Fire Department.

Death date: April 29, 2013