SANDERSON, Audrey “Lorraine”

Audrey “Lorraine” Sanderson

1919 – 2015

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Sanderson – Audrey “Lorraine” passed away Saturday June 27, 2015 in the Souris Personal Care Home at the age of 96.

Lorraine was born in Carman, Manitoba on January 24, 1919 to Francis and Freda Butcher. She was one of 5 children, having 2 brothers and 2 sisters.

Lorraine married Reginald Sanderson in May 1937. Together they had 4 sons; Frank “Sandy”, Twins Robert and William, and Tim.

She was predeceased by her husband, Reg in 1987; Daughter-in-law, Ida in 2004; son, Robert in 2011; and son Frank “Sandy” in 2014.

She is survived by her sons; William of Souris, Manitoba and Tim of Bottineau, North Dakota and her daughter-in-law, Myrna Sanderson of Weyburn, Saskatchewan. 10 grandchildren; Tracey (Warren) Rothwell of Weyburn, Saskatchewan, Kelly (Randy) Orban of Regina Saskatchewan, Scott (Karla) Sanderson of Calgary, Alberta, Todd Sanderson of Kelowna B.C., Alan (Lisa) Sanderson of Kelowna B.C., Cathy (Brian) Kruk of Virden, Manitoba, Leslie (Brad) Turner of Boissevain, Manitoba, Chris (Mike) Brown of Denver, Colorado, Paul (Heather) Sanderson of Bismarck, North Dakota, Rob Sanderson of Bottineau, North Dakota. She is also survived by 19 great grandchildren.

A private family interment will be held at the Souris & Glenwood Cemetery. In memory of Lorraine donations may be made to the Souris Personal Care Home Court Yard Fund c/o Prairie Mountain Health Box 10 Souris, Manitoba R0K 2C0.

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