Julia A. “Judy” Saner, 78, of Ottumwa and formerly of Douds & Eldon, died at 6:55 a.m. December 1, 2012 at Vista Woods Care Center.
She was born May 16, 1934 in Davis Co., Iowa to Dewight and Opal Shaffer Liles. She married Donald Saner. He preceded her in death.
She enjoyed Harness Racing, playing BINGO and was an Elvis fan.
Surviving are three daughters, Barbara Powers of Numa, Pam Schafer of Hillsboro, TN and Gale Brumbaugh of Ottumwa; six sons, Clifford Saner of Bloomfield, Marvin Saner of Floris, Francis Saner of Grinnell, John Saner of Batavia, Jake Saner of Douds and Rodney Saner of Arizona; 11 grandchildren; 11great grandchildren; three sisters, Carolyn Jones of Floris, Connie Simmer of Ottumwa and Donna Hill of Ottumwa.
She was preceded in death by two sons, Roger Saner and infant Ronald Lee Saner; an infant daughter, Tammy Sue Saner; a grandson, Timmy Schafer and a brother, Ronald Lee Liles.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Reece Funeral Home with Rev. David Albert officiating. Burial will be in Bethlehem Cemetery near Floris.
Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m.
Memorials may be made to the family.