Seth E. Sanderson

Jul 23, 2021
Sanderson, Seth Obit


10:30 am on Thursday, July 29, 2021 at Kearns Funeral Service (3146 Kimball Avenue, Waterloo, Iowa)     


3:00 - 7:00 pm on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at Kearns Funeral Service     


    Garden of Memories Cemetery


    May be directed to the family


Seth E. Sanderson, 40, of Denver, died on Friday, July 23, 2021 as the result of an auto accident. 

Seth was born on October 3, 1980 in Waterloo, the son of Jeff Sanderson and Bobette (Amo) Aries.

Seth graduated from Tripoli High School with the class of 1999. He continued his education at Ellsworth Community College.

He had worked as a power washer at Unverferth Manufacturing for over 15 years. 

Seth was an avid sports fan, especially the Iowa Hawkeyes and Minnesota Vikings. He enjoyed going to Iowa Wrestling meets and watching WWE on television. As a music lover, Seth always looked forward to attending concerts. Family was everything to him and he was known to be a protector. He was typically shy and quiet but knew when to stand up for what he believed in. 

Survived by his mom, Bobette (Charles) Aries; dad, Jeff (Nancy) Sanderson both of Cedar Falls; brother, Chip Sanderson of Denver; paternal grandma, Alice Sanderson of Tripoli; stepbrothers, Jesse Ray, Johnny Ray of Janesville, WI, Adam Aries of Cedar Falls, Andy Aries of Fredericksburg, and Dutch Spooner; stepsisters, Brandi Loomis of Sumner, Kristi Fanning of California, Deis Ray, Darla Spooner, Misty Spooner, Bobbie Spooner and Bridgette Graham.

Preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Mary and Warren Amo and paternal grandpa, Gordan Sanderson. 

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  1. Elinor Moeller | Jul 29, 2021

    Alice and all Sanderson Family, so sorry to hear of your loss.  Cherish all the memories you have of Seth.  Prayers to all of you. 




  2. Eran Buck | Jul 29, 2021
    Deepest sympathies to the family for your loss.  I was fortunate to have Seth as a classmate and childhood friend.  He will be missed.
  3. Mary Lou & Tom Benson | Jul 28, 2021
    Alice and family, sympathy and prayers in the loss of Seth. Tom & Mary Lou
  4. Sherri Clark | Jul 26, 2021
    Bobbette I am so sorry to hear about Seth.  My deepest sympathy.  Sherri, Rohlf Clinic 
  5. Sherri Clark | Jul 26, 2021

    Bobbette i am so sorry to hear about Seth.  Many sincere sympathy. Sherri, Rohlf Clinic


  6. Alesha | Jul 25, 2021

    My husband worked with Seth and they shared many wrestling stories since our family are also big wrestling fans.  Lots of Seth stories have been shared by my husband.  Please know you are all in our thoughts and prayers!

    Alesha and Dusty Kellum

  7. Jeanine Douglas | Jul 25, 2021
      Our deepest sympathy to you and your families. Alice. Such a hard loss
  8. Paul Hites | Jul 25, 2021
    my condolences I know it’s not easy it sucks dearly
  9. Joel and Candace Tix | Jul 25, 2021
    So sorry for the list of your loved one. Joel snd Candace Tix.
  10. Geri Salisbury | Jul 25, 2021
    Alice and family, thoughts and prayers are with you.
  11. Ruthie Minard | Jul 25, 2021
    So so sorry for loss, Bobette and the Sanderson family. My thoughts and prayers are always with you. 
  12. Dave & Marge Mayo | Jul 25, 2021
    So sorry for your loss Alice and family. Prayers for you and the family.
  13. Linda Lechtenberg | Jul 25, 2021
    So sorry for your loss. Prayers for your family!
  14. Nancy Niewoehner | Jul 25, 2021
    So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers go out to the entire famuly. 
  15. Barb Richter | Jul 24, 2021
    Hugs and prayer to the Famlies of Seth Sanderson. So very sorry for your loss💔❤️
  16. Rosanna Timmerman | Jul 24, 2021

    Sorry to hear about the passing of your grandson!  Prayers for you and the family


  17. Edna Schwickerath | Jul 24, 2021

    Sorry Alice,  for your loss, and the whole Sanderson family. He was so young, it just isn't fair!  Just getting started in life. Remember the good times you shared together. My heart goes out to all of you!    




  18. Tammi (Larson) Kent | Jul 24, 2021
    Sanderson family so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for you and your family,

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