Sanders, Christine Adele, 59, passed away peacefully on March 3, 2018. Christine was born on July 30, 1958 to parents Lloyd and Marilyn Smalley in San Francisco, CA. She went to high school at Terra Linda High School in San Rafael, CA. Not too long after high school, Christine met and fell in love with Steven Sanders. Steve and Christine met on a blind date at the Ass to Ass Festival in 1984 married 6 months later in 1984. Around the same time, she got a job working in the Environmental Services department at Kaiser Permanente in San Rafael and Petaluma, CA for more than 25 years.
Christine is survived by her husband Steven Sanders; parents Marilyn (San Rafael, CA) and Lloyd Smalley (Petaluma, CA); brother Jeff Smalley (Carlsbad, CA); step sister Christy Shern; step mother Gayle; mother-in- law Audrey Harman; step mother-in- law Donna Sanders; step father-in- law Jerry Harman, and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and fur babies.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Lucchesi Park, 320 N. McDowell Blvd, Petaluma, CA 94954, on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 11:00AM.