O. Kathleen Sanders

O. Kathleen Sanders died on April 29, 2018, at Linden Court in North Platte. She was born on August 7, 1927 to Robert and Avis Spargo in Franklin, NE. Kathleen graduated from Arnold High School in 1944 and worked in the family business, Spargo Store, until it was sold. She moved to Texas, spending 31 happy years selling Southwestern Indian jewelry and making many friends and memories.

We would like to thank the nurses and staff at Linden Court for her wonderful care over the past 3 ½ years.

She is survived by 3 daughters, Kerry (Kenny) Brosius, Jerry Miller, and Kathy Fager; and step-daughter, Terri (Lannie) Geiser. She adored her 6 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. They were the light of her life. She is also survived by her sister, Jo Keyser; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Joyce Olson; and son-in-law, Phil Fager.

Memorials should be directed to the American Cancer Society and the Alzheimer’s Association and online condolences may be shared at

Cremation was chosen by Kathleen. A memorial service and internment will be at a later date. Please, no flowers. Adams & Swanson is in charge of arrangements.