Dorothy E. "Dot" Sanders NORTHFIELD — Dorothy E. “Dot” Sanders, 83, died Sunday, March 10 with her family at her side at the Gifford Medical Center in Randolph. She was born in East Roxbury on April 15, 1935, the daughter of Herbert & Hilda (Ash) Kimball. She is a graduate of Northfield High School, class of 1953. She married Reginald Sanders at the Little White Church in South Northfield on October 27, 1953. Dot had worked many years at the Norwich University Snack Bar, later owned and operated the “Subway” in Montpelier and kept the books at the family business, Sanders Small Engine Repair in Northfield. She was a member of the United Church of Northfield, Sorrell Maynard Women’s Auxiliary of Northfield, Northfield Senior Citizens, knitting circle and Home DEM. She enjoyed doing word puzzles, camping, knitting items for the family, making family quilts and especially, spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Survivors include her husband, Reginald of Northfield; four children, Patricia Isham of Berlin, Pamela Sanders of Northfield, Thomas Sanders of West Brookfield, Charlene Flinn of Northfield; two siblings, Harold Kimball of New York, Martha Jerry of Massachusetts; five grandchildren, five great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her brothers, Wayne, Ross, Horace, John and sister, Betty Sanders. Calling hours will be held Thursday, March 14 from 6-8 p.m. at the Kingston Funeral Home, 35 Slate Ave. in Northfield. A memorial service to celebrate her life will be conducted Friday, March 15 at 11 a.m. at Kingston Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to Gifford Medical Center, c/o of Respiratory Care, 44 South Main St., Randolph, VT 05060.

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Tom, Charlene and family, my sincere condolences on your mother's passing. I recall meeting her as a young adult, but don't know her. It sounds like she was a wonderful woman who was very focused on her family. May you hold many fond memories of her in your hearts.

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