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James "Jim" Sanders

May 29, 1959 — July 2, 2021

James “Jim” K. Sanders, 62, of Mokena, formerly of Crown Point, IN, passed away Friday, July 2nd following a brief illness.  He is the beloved husband of 21 years to Marleen (nee Bennett); Loving stepfather of Eric Strange; Cherished grandfather of Jason Strange; Dear brother of John (Debbie) Sanders and Jackie (John) Telling; Fond uncle of Kim Salbany, Katie Sanders, and Charles Sanders; Devoted son of the late Jack and Nellie Sanders. Jim is a 20-year employee of Crown Lift Trucks. He loved animals, playing classic card games and woodworking. In keeping with his wishes, private cremation rites have been accorded. The family is planning a Celebration of Life get together at his home on Saturday, July 10th.  In lieu of flowers, contributions to the South Suburban Humane Society, 1103 West End Ave., Chicago Heights, IL 60411 would be appreciated. Family and friends are encouraged to sign the online guestbook and leave a condolence message at Info. (708) 478-3546

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Saturday, July 10, 2021

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