Ralph E. Sanford

December 10, 2013

Sanford, Ralph Obituary

Ralph Edwin Sanford, 69, of Westminster, died Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at Carroll Hospice Dove House.

Born on September 19, 1944 in Maurepas, LA, he was the son of the late Edwin Curtis Sanford and Vera Jones Sanford of Hammond, LA. He was the husband of Karen A. King Sanford, his wife of 44 years.

He was a 1962 graduate of Marrion Military Institute. He served in the United States Navy from 1967 – 1972. He recently was a Senior Analyst for Marriott Corporation. He was a member of St. John Catholic Church. He enjoyed photography, bird watching, and spending time with his grandchildren.

Surviving in addition to his mother and wife are son and daughter-in-law Michael E. and Lindsay Sanford of Frederick; son Mark H. Sanford of Shippensburg, PA; daughter Kim E. Sanford of Dallas, TX; and grandchildren Zachary and Olivia Sanford, both of Frederick.

The family will receive friends on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel, 412 Washington Rd., Westminster.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday at 11:00 a.m. at St. John Catholic Church, 43 Monroe St., Westminster. Interment will be in Meadow Branch Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Carroll Hospice Dove House, 292 Stoner Ave., Westminster, MD 21157.

Online condolences may be made at www.prittsfuneralhome.com.

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December 15, 2013
2-4 p.m. & 6-8 p.m.

Visitation
Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel

412 Washington Rd.
Westminster, MD 21157
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December 16, 2013
11 a.m.

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St. John Catholic Church

43 Monroe St.
Westminster, MD 21157
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December 16, 2013

Interment
Meadow Branch Cemetery

Westminster, MD


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