Obituary of Charles Edwin Sanders
Charles “Charlie” Edwin Sanders of Slidell, Louisiana passed away on November 14, 2019 at the age of 76. He was a native of Phoenix, Mississippi, born on February 2, 1943 to the late Louis Edwin Sanders Sr. and Mary Elizabeth Lee. Charlie is the beloved husband of 55years to Harriet Heno Sanders and adored father of Kathy Sanders O’Lear (Joel) and Kenneth Wayne Sanders (Darnell). He is the loving grandfather of John Paul, Michael, Alexandra, Elizabeth, Madeleine, and Taylor; great-grandfather of Emerett; and brother to John Sanders, William Vaughn, Sandra Sanders, and the late Louis Sanders Jr. Charlie is a graduate of Warren Easton High School, proudly served in the United States Navy, and retired after 28 years of service with the New Orleans Fire Department. He was a member of IAFF and belonged to the New Orleans Fire Fighters Association Local 632. Charlie enjoyed the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing. His family, friends, and furry companions, Boo and Oscar, will miss Charlie greatly and cherish the time they spent with him. A Funeral Service in Charlie’s honor will take place on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. in the chapel of Audubon Funeral Home located at 61101 Highway 11 in Slidell. Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Interment with Military Honors will take place at 12:30 p.m. at the Louisiana Southeast Veterans Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donation in Charlie’s memory to The Hospice House of Slidell at P.O. Box 5806 or www.thehospicehouse.org and the Wounded Warrior Project. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.AudubonFuneralHome.comTo send flowers to the family of Charles Sanders, please visit Tribute Store
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