Our precious son, Elijah Cope Sanders, was born to our family March 7, 2009 and went back to our Heavenly Father peacefully on March 11, 2009. Our family will be eternally grateful for the four beautiful days we had with Elijah on this earth and look forward to the day when we will be together again.
Elijah is survived by his parents, Dr. R. Eric Sanders and Mara Naomi Guymon Sanders; his siblings, Abigail, Grace, Ronald, Weston and Hyrum. He is preceded in death by his angel sister, Sophie.
Graveside services were Saturday, March 14, 2009, 12 noon at West Jordan City Cemetery, 7800 South 1300 West. A viewing will be Saturday, 10 a.m., at the Oquirrh Point Second Ward, 6270 West 7000 South. Arrangements under the direction of McDougal Funeral Home.