Johnny Ray Sanders, born March 12, 1978 in Mount Vernon, WA died unexpectedly July 18, 2015 at age 37. John, also known as Johnboy, traveled residences between Alaska and Skagit County.
Started out rambunctious and never slowed down, he had a very kind heart and unique sense of humor. He had a love for art, very talented in drawing and instruments without a lesson. He took up welding and mastered that as well. Johnboy loved his family and kids.
He is survived by his father, Harry Sanders; mother and stepfather, Jan and Larry Hawk; sisters, Tonya Cabe, Jamie Perkins and Darla Smalley; brother, Louis Sanders; sons, Riley Gerard, Jeffrey Clark, Jacob Sanders and Schyler Atchley; daughters, Caitlyn Sanders and Vanessa Floyd; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00pm, Sunday, August 23, 2015, at the Bingham Park on Cook Road in Sedro-Woolley. Donations for funeral expenses for Johnny may be made to the Lemley donation account at any Skagit Bank.