In Loving Memory of Frances Claire Sanders

September 19, 1947
Ft. Myers, FL
October 02, 2017
Fairfield, CT
Funeral Home

Spear-Miller Funeral Home

39 South Benson Road,
Fairfield CT US 06824


Spear-Miller Funeral Home, Thursday 5-7 PM

39 South Benson Road,
CT 06824

October 05, 2017


Spear-Miller Funeral Home

Homegoing Service

39 South Benson Road,

Thursday, October 5, 2017, 7:00 PM


Family Gathering


Frances Claire Sanders

Frances Claire Sanders, age 70 of Fairfield, passed away peacefully at Bridgeport Hospital on Monday October 2nd after a long struggle with cancer. Francis was born in Fort Myers, FL on September 19, 1947 to the late Daniel and Christine Sanders. She loved to sing and take care of animals. She was a member of the senior community and enjoyed spending time with her friends and her church family at Fairfield Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by her mother and father, as well as her brother, Donny Sanders. She is survived by her sister Peggy and Jerry Sergent of Parish, FL, her nephew William Robinson Jr; and her nieces Yvonne and Russell Weir and their children Ian and Channing; and Sabrina and Glenn Campbell and their children Ashley Grimsdottir and Ivy.

Services will be held at Spear Miller Funeral Home, 39 South Benson Road, Fairfield on Thursday October 5th from 5 to 7pm with a homegoing celebration following at 7 p.m. For information or to offer an online condolence please visit

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4 Guestbook Entries for Frances Claire Sanders

  1. fran i know we werent close in adulthood but when we were kids you were our babysitter,our friend, we laughed you showed me the greatness of music with the key board you had in your room, and we laughed and laughed when you would sleep with us because yvonne and i would kick you in our sleep… i will miss you fran……… fly free

  2. Rest in Peace dear France’s. We will always remember your smile and your sense of humor.
    To The Sanders Family: May it help to know that friends are sharing the sorrow in your heart. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  3. Fran-
    I hope somehow you know how much we all love you and wish we could have been with you. Like Bre said, you were our babysitter and our friend. I will always hear your laughter and cherish the years with you….and your snickerdoodles!
    May God take you in his arms and welcome you home. Give Grandma and Grandpa a hug for us.
    Love you!