Dorothy Jean Sanders

June 12, 1938 - June 23, 2020
Laura F. Gann

Galena, Kansas: Dorothy Jean Sanders, age 82, passed away at 3:34 pm, Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at Mercy Hospital, Joplin MO following an illness.

Dorothy was born June 12, 1938 in Kansas City, Kansas. Her parents were Bob and Mable Williams. Other than living awhile in Sheridan, OR, she lived most of her life in Galena. She was a homemaker.

She enjoyed growing flowers, baking, shopping, and was known for her hospitality. She was always busy caring for her children and many of her grandchildren.

Dorothy was first married to Daniel Evan Hibdon. He passed away Jan 9, 1974. Then on Feb 14, 1985, she married Guy Sanders. He passed away Sept 13, 1998. She was also preceded in death by her parents, one daughter, Patty Hibdon Davis, 3 brothers, Bob Williams, Bill Williams, and Archie Williams, and one sister, Mary Williams.

Surviving are 5 sons, Daniel Evan Hibdon Jr, Willamena, OR, David Hibdon, Beaver, OR, Michael Hibdon, Galena, KS, Terry Lee Hibdon, Lincoln City, OR, and Troy HIbdon, Carthage, MO; two daughters, Debra Tuck, Sheridan, OR, and Dee Dee Scholten, Boise, OD; 22 grandchildren, and 46 great-grandchildren.

She was entrusted to Derfelt Funeral Home, Galena, KS for cremation. No services are planned.