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Robert Jay Sanderson

January 7, 1968 ~ June 28, 2020 (age 52)

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Obituary


Robert J. Sanderson III., born in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan on January 7th, 1968. He passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by family on June 28th, 2020. He is survived by his two daughters Britanie J. Sanderson (Mark), Tonie M. Westlake, sons Derek R. Sanderson (Brittany), and Nathaniel J. Westlake (Samantha), he was a loving grandfather of seven beautiful grandchildren Kaiden, Marlee, Brantley, Charlie, Addelyn, Rilyn, and Oaklee, step grandson Aidan, ex-spouse and best friend of 20 years Jo Anne Bailey Sanderson (Mike), and brothers Bill Blair, Gary Blair, and Randal Blair, sisters Cheryl Annett, Karen Blair-Coleman, and Terri Sanderson, also his little fur baby Paco. He was preceded in death by his father, Robert and his mother, Joyce & sister Linda. Robert cherished his time with his children, grandchildren, friends, family, and many co-workers enjoying hunting, motorcycles, camping, and good times. He was a dedicated United Auto Worker at Ford Motor Company for 30 years and took pride in every accomplishment. Per Robert’s wishes, a visitation will be held at Herrmann Funeral Home in Fowlerville on Wednesday July 1st, 2020 from 2:00-4:00PM & 6:00-8:00PM. A graveside service will be held at Greenwood Cemetery the following day on Thursday July 2nd, 2020 at 11:00AM. Celebration of life will be held at his best friend Kevin Ish’s residence in Fowlerville following the service.


Celebration of Life Location:
11555 Odell Road
Fowlerville, Michigan 48836 


 The family would especially like to thank the staff at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital of Ann Arbor, Providence Park of Novi, Residential Home Health, and Herrmann Funeral Home.
 

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
July 1, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Herrmann Funeral Home
1005 E. Grand River
Fowlerville, MI 48836

Visitation
Wednesday
July 1, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Herrmann Funeral Home
1005 E. Grand River
Fowlerville, MI 48836

Funeral Service
Thursday
July 2, 2020

10:00 AM
Greenwood Cemetery, Fowlerville

Committal
Thursday
July 2, 2020

11:00 AM
Greenwood Cemetery
4350 Cemetery Road
Fowlerville, MI 48836

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