William A. Sanders, 78, Hoxie, died Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019, at his home.

He was born June 3, 1941, in Ashland to William Franklin and Susie Nellie (Stewart) Sanders.

He married Mary Kathern (Bieker) Sanders on July 1, 1961, in Hoxie. He was a produce manager.

Survivors include his wife, of the home; two sons, Charles Sanders, Wichita, and Daniel Sanders, Hoxie; two daughters, Debra Kinderknecht, Hoxie, and Anna Richmeier, WaKeeney; 11 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a great-grandson.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, Hoxie; burial in St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Tuesday with family receiving friends from 6 to 7 p.m. at Mickey-Leopold Funeral Home.

A vigil will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to William A. Sanders Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home.

Condolences can be sent to www.mickeyleopoldfuneral.com.