Zachary Aaron Sanderson, 29, Woodridge, died at 11:13 a.m. Saturday (Feb. 3, 2018) in Cicero.
His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Duffy-Pils Memorial Home, Fairbury, with Pastor Kim Ernst officiating. Burial will be in Cropsey Township Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday and from 10 to 10:45 a.m. Friday, both at the memorial home. The family suggests memorials be given to the Zachary Sanderson memorial fund for the care of his children.
Zach was born May 24, 1988, in Springfield, Mo., the son of Francis and Elizabeth Jane Combs Sanderson.
Survivors include his mother, Jane (Steve) Moore, Ashkum; father, Frank Sanderson, Normal; fiancée, Amanda Pineda, Woodridge; four children, Aidan, Zachary, Wyatt and Lily; paternal grandparents, Dale and Roberta Sanderson, Bradenton, Fla.; paternal great-grandmother, Till Sanderson Stockwell, Bradenton, Fla.; two sisters, Sara (Rommel) Alvarado, Normal, and Kayla Sanderson, Portland, Ore.; and one brother, Joshua (Sandy) Jenkins, Colfax.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents.
Zach was a gifted musician who loved his fiancée, children and family. He will be greatly missed by all who loved him.
A guest registry is available at www.duffypilsmemorialhome.com.