Obituary Listings

Ella Mae Sander

March 9, 1948 May 15, 2018
Ella Mae Sander
There are condolences waiting approval on Ella's Tribute wall
Obituary for Ella Mae Sander

Ella Mae Sander, age 70, of rural Plymouth, passed away Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at her home where she was surrounded by her loving family.

She was born in Plymouth on March 9, 1948, daughter of the late Leroy and Anita (Maurer) Laack.

Ella Mae attended local grade schools and later graduated from Plymouth High School in 1966.

On May 25, 1968, she married the love of her life, Mark Sander, at Salem United Church of Christ in Plymouth. The couple resided in the Town of Rhine following their marriage. Mark preceded her in death on February 16, 2018.

Throughout her life, Ella Mae worked for ClevePak, Gilson, Adams Pharmacy, Camp Anokijig, and most recently was a caretaker for Mark until his passing.

She enjoyed spending time with her loving family and friends, and had a real passion for sewing.

Survivors include: Two sons: Steven of Kiel and Scott (Barb) of rural Plymouth; Two step-granddaughters: Brianna (Eric) Baesemann and Becca Diestler; Brother: Ronald Laack; Brother-in-law: Stanley (Barb) Sander; and Sisters-in-law: Christine (Dick) Fontany and Sheila (Rich) Solek.

She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Ella Mae was preceded in death by: Her husband: Mark; Parents: Anita and Leroy; Parents-in-law: Verona and Willard Sander; and Brother-in-law: Dwight.

Following Ella Mae’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no services or visitation.

The family would like to send special thanks to the hospice nurses and staff of Aurora Hospice, especially Stacy Eibs.

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Ella Mae Sander, please visit our Tribute Store.


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Ella Mae Sander

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Ella

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.