Obituary: Tania Sanders

Tania Ann Sanders, 41, died on Jan. 27, 2010.

She was born in San Gabriel, Calif., the daughter of George and Elizabeth Sanders. She was raised by her grandparents Elmer and Martha Blair.

She attended Sweet Home High School. She then became pregnant with her first child, Heather, 22, and married Timothy Ames soon after. Two years later, she gave birth to her son, Timothy Jr., 20.

She divorced Ames in 2002.

Mrs. Sanders loved to travel, and she especially loved Florida. She and her children enjoyed spending time on the beach while living in Satellite Beach for the year. They moved back to Oregon in 2002 due to her grandmother becoming ill.

Her remaining years were spent between Hermiston and Madras.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents.

She is survived by her children and father George Sanders.

Interment services will be at the Crawfordsville Union Cemetery later.

Memorial contributions may be sent to the family to help defray expenses in care of Bel-Air Funeral Home, 762 NE 10th St., Madras, OR 97741.