Terry A. Sanders, 66, of Centralia, passed away Monday, February 22, 2021 at his home. He was born on June 8, 1954 the son of June D. and Pansey B. (Wynn) Sanders in Centralia.
Survivors that will remember Terry’s kind smile include his beloved family, daughter, Stacy (Derek) Zobrist of Highland; sons, Christopher Sanders of Centralia, and Brad (Laura) Sanders of Centralia; cherished grandchildren, Zoey, Corbin and Gannon Sanders; and sister, Sheila Sanders of Breese.
Terry was preceded in death by both his parents, June and Pansey Sanders.
Terry worked as a loyal employee of Canadian National Railroad as a carman. He liked to work with his hands and could often be found in his garage building things for his grandchildren. Terry enjoyed spending time outdoors while hunting. He was an amazing cook and loved to share the tasty meals he prepared, with family and friends. Terry liked to spoil his grand dogs, Raider, and Georgia, with treats and ear rubs. He had a love of music and enjoyed rocking out to ZZ Top and George Thorogood. Terry was the best grandpa to his grandchildren, spoiling them as only a grandpa can with the gift of his undivided attention, love, and support. Terry’s generosity, fun loving spirit, and way of putting family first will never be forgotten.
Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia is privileged to be assisting the family of Terry Sanders with arrangements. A celebration of life service will be held at 7:00 p.m. Friday, February 26, 2021 at the Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia. A visitation time to offer condolences to the family will be held from 6:00 p.m. until the time of the service on Friday at the funeral home, where those in attendance will be asked to wear a mask and the number of people in the funeral home at one time will be limited. Memorials may be made in Terry’s honor to the Centralia Humane Society and/or the Donor’s Choice. Online condolences and memories of Terry may be shared with the family by visiting www.maczfuneralhomes.com and/or on the funeral home’s Facebook page.
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