Marie Louise Sander

March 9, 1925July 7, 2018

Marie was born in Weeping Water, Nebraska on March 9, 1925 to Walter and Agnes Sargent. She had an older brother, Harvey, was married to Robert Brown and Rex W. Sander (they all preceded her in death). Marie leaves behind her daughters' Carolyn Pfaender and Laura Atterbury, four grandchildren, Kirk, Kara, Justin and Derek along with five great-grandchildren Alyssa, Andrea, Ashley, Sylvan and Scarlett. Marie worked for Bell Telephone and then Kaiser Permanente for many years until her retirement on March 9, 1991. For fun, Marie loved to dance, enjoyed watching football, basketball and baseball, Cruises and casinos. She had a long life filled with all sorts of memories, which often times included a big dose of CHOCOLATE!

A HUGE thank you to all the staff and caregivers from Hawthorne Gardens in addition to all who assisted Mom and our family from Kaiser Hospice.

A memorial service for Marie will take place on Sunday, July 22 from 2-4 pm at Hawthorne Gardens Senior Living Center, 2828 SE Taylor Street in Portland. Please bring your favorite memories of Marie to share with others!


  • Memorial Service Sunday, July 22, 2018

Marie Louise Sander

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victoria lessley

July 12, 2018

Laura and family my deepest thoughts are with you all now.

Your Mother was a spit fire!! She always had a funny sense of humor, that I loved.

Remembering this will get you through the days.

She was a very special Lady.

Much Love
Victoria and Timm