Eunice Ellen Saunders


Eunice Ellen Saunders passed away on April 20, 2019.
She was born in Milford, on April 4, 1917, and was the daughter of Lewis and Nina Pearl (Belden) Goodspeed.
Eunice married Glenn Saunders on June 10, 1933 in Gilbertsville. She and her husband owned and operated a dairy farm in Garrattsville, New York for many years, sharing the work and their love of farming while raising their four children.
Eunice is survived by her children, Doris Lukas, Richard Saunders and Linda Gartung; as well as many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Her son, Don, predeceased her.
Eunice was an active member in the Presbyterian Church in Garrattsville and enjoyed participating in the Senior Citizens group in Garrattsville as well.
She was an avid homemaker and loved to sew, crochet and knit. Her family meant everything to her.
At Cooperstown Center, where Eunice had resided for the past two years, her 102nd birthday was celebrated with a special party in her honor. The staff at the Center is thanked for the care they gave her.
Eunice lived a full life and has gone home to be with the Lord.
Published on April 22, 2019
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2 posts

Steve Saunders
Apr 22, 2019
My condolences to the family, may she rest in peace.
Elaine L Marr Himes
Apr 22, 2019
Deepest Sympathy for your family.
Wish I could've talked to her. I'm sure she had a wealth of information and stories.