Alice L. Saunders

Alice L. Saunders, age 79 of Rockton, PA, formerly of Sykesville, PA, died Friday, January 7, 2022 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA.

Born on October 16, 1942 in Rockton, PA, she was the daughter of the late James M. and Maude (King) Lininger.

On October 9, 1970 she married Claude R. Saunders. He preceded her in death on August 5, 1981.

Alice had worked for the Pennsylvania State Department of Public Welfare as a caseworker in the Jefferson County office.

She enjoyed gardening and baking.

Alice is survived by her son, 2 granddaughters and 1 brother.

She was also preceded in death by 2 sisters and 2 brothers.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 11, 2022 from 4 PM – 7 PM at the Baronick Funeral Home & Crematorium, Inc.

Due to current circumstances, the family requests that masks be worn at all times.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at 2 PM from the funeral home with Pastor Tharren Thompson officiating.

Burial will take place in Sykesville Memorial Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Bethel Baptist church, 100 E. Main Street, Sykesville, PA 15865.

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