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Carl Sanders

Carl Sanders, 63, of Albany, was called home on August 5, 2015. He was born February 28, 1952, in Johnston County, N.C., the son of the late Allison and Rena (Lassiter) Sanders. He was the third oldest of five siblings. He graduated from Brooklyn High School and served in the U.S. Navy. After his discharge, he was employed by New York State Taxation & Finance for 27 years, retiring in 2015. He is survived by his son, Curtis Sanders; daughters, Lakisha Sanders, Carmica Sanders, Cytaya Sanders-Acevedo, Rahkeyla Sanders and son-in-law, Jaime Acevedo of Albany; 19 grandchildren; sister, Clementine Flanagan; brother-in-law, Edward Flanagan; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Predeceased by his brothers, Allison Jr., Larry and Glenwood. A viewing will be held Thursday, August 13, 2015, from 4-5 p.m. and funeral services will be at 5 p.m. at Macedonia Baptist Church in Albany. Burial will take place at Saratoga National Cemetery in Schuylerville on Friday, August 14, at 9:30 a.m.

Visitation Details

Thursday, August 13th, 2015, 4:00pm - 5:00pm, Macedonia Baptist Church

Service Details

Thursday, August 13th, 2015, 5:00pm, Macedonia Baptist Church

Interment Details

Saratoga National Cemetery

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To our nephews and nieces, We were deeply sadden to learn of Carl Edward's passing, and regret that we will not be able to attend his going home service, but please know that we will be there in prayer and thoughts. Carl was a good person and took great care of his parents and brothers. May God continue to bless each of you and please stay in touch. We love you, Aunt Eula and other uncles and aunts, cousins.

Aug 12 2015 12:00 AM