Paul Delos Sanders

1931 - 2018

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Paul D. Sanders, 87, of rural Findlay, passed away on Monday, December 24, 2018. He was born on June 20, 1931 in Findlay to the late Kenneth Clifford and Nora Sanders. Paul married Helen Allen and they divorced. He then married Barbara A. Ferance and she survives along with his two sons: Mark (Mary) Sanders of Arcadia, and Brian (Diane) Sanders of Findlay; step-son, Roy (Lori) DeVore of Port Clinton; and step-daughters: Cindy (Dick) Tesnow, and Michelle (Doug) Zirger, both of Findlay. Paul is also survived by five grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren, and he claimed many more. He served his country proudly in the U.S.M.C. from 1952-1954. Mr. Sanders was a carpenter by trade and craftsman in many ways, and enjoyed restoring antique cars. He was a hard-working man who was always willing to help anyone in need. He was a faithful member of the Upper Room Church of God where visitation will be held on Friday, December 28, 2018 from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. A funeral service will begin at 6:00 p.m. on Friday at the Upper Room Church of God with Bishop Terry McBeath officiating. A private burial will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Upper Room Church of God, 520 W. Bigelow Ave, Findlay. Arrangements have been entrusted to COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, Findlay. Online condolences can be expressed to the family by visiting

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  • Visitation Details:

    Upper Room Church of God [Map]
    520 W. Bigelow Ave
    Findlay, Ohio 45840
    Friday, December 28th 2018 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

  • Funeral Service:

    Friday, December 28th 2018 - 6:00 PM

  • Service Location:

    Upper Room Church of God [Map]
    520 W. Bigelow
    Findlay, Ohio 45840

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To : Brian Mark Barb and family
Date :Wednesday, December 26th 2018
From : Dave Leman
I am so sorry for your loss and heartache. My great friend and the greatest neighbor I ever had is now with Jesus! Oh happy day for Paul! May God’s loving embrace bring each one of you much comfort! God bless!

To : Brian Diane and Sanders family
Date :Wednesday, December 26th 2018
From : Mark Karen Rose
Thinking of your family with the loss of Paul. Prayers for peace.

To : MarkBrian and Family
Date :Thursday, December 27th 2018
From : Janet WIseman
I am very sorry for your loss. I met your dad once and he was a really great guy. All my love.
Janet Wiseman

To : Barb Brian Mark Cindi Roy
Date :Sunday, December 30th 2018
From : Joyce Businger
May God touch our hearts as another one of our family members have left the earth to join his family in heaven.we will miss him and always remember &cherish him in our hearts. Love sent my way to all and my precious uncle Paul may you know enter into the joy of the lord & R.I.P.