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Eli Sanders

Eli Asher Sanders, age 14, of Moberly, Missouri passed away on November 4, 2017 at his home. Eli was born January 21, 2003 in Columbia, Missouri. He was the son of Brandon Sanders and Penny McQueen. He was a freshman at Moberly High School where he was a superior student with excellent grades and many friends. He enjoyed spending time with friends, cooking, playing video games and watching tv. He had sparkling eyes and a shy smile that would light up any room. Teachers always commented on his quiet, respectful manner. He told funny jokes. He loved his family and friends deeply and would do anything to help a friend in need, no matter the nature of their struggle. Eli is preceded in death by his paternal great-grand parents, Robert “Burl” and Mary Goff, and Eunice and Naomi Sanders; paternal uncles, Denver Robb, Larry Sanders and Danny Timms; maternal great-grand parents, Porter and Selma McQueen and William “Dave” and Helen Vincent and a maternal Aunt, Carol (McQueen) French. Eli is survived by his father, Brandon Sanders, mother, Penny McQueen and brother, Noah Sanders all of Moberly, Missouri. He is also survived by his honorary siblings, Paige Paalhar and Ryan Prentzler; paternal grandparents, Don and Patricia Sanders of Gerradstown, West Virginia and Duane “Buck” and Penny Plotner of Huntsville, Missouri and maternal grandparents John and Evelyn McQueen of Holts Summit, Missouri. He has numerous aunts and uncles, cousins and countless friends. A funeral service celebrating Eli’s life has been scheduled for November 11, 2017 at 10:00 am at Pathway Memorial in Moberly, Missouri with interment at Huntsville City Cemetery in Huntsville, Missouri. Visitation will be held November 10, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Pathway Memorial. If desired, donations may be sent to Pathway Memorial in Eli’s memory to help with the cost of funeral expenses.

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i miss you everyday

Anonymous May 3 2019 12:00 AM

Far too soon.

Anonymous Sep 21 2018 12:00 AM

I love and miss you everyday not a day goes by without me thinking about you bro. Everything i do is in honor of you bro.

Anonymous Aug 31 2018 12:00 AM

I still think about you everyday. I miss you man

Anonymous Aug 28 2018 12:00 AM

Miss ya Eli.

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Anonymous Jul 30 2018 12:00 AM

Love ya Eli, miss you a lot.

Anonymous Jul 30 2018 12:00 AM

Miss you eli

Anonymous Dec 31 2017 12:00 AM

I miss you more and more each and every day, you are truly missed buddy. We all know you are watching over us, keep smiling sparkly eyes, we love you buddy, 11.4.17 gone but NEVER forgotten rest easy

Anonymous Nov 20 2017 12:00 AM

Lighting a candle for you Eli! I will remember alw

Anonymous Nov 20 2017 12:00 AM

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