Audrey Deerfield Obituary

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Audrey Jean Deerfield

July 31, 1926 - July 13, 2014
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Audrey Jean (Sanders) Deerfield Beloved wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother Audrey Sanders Deerfield, born July 31, 1926, passed away on Sunday, July 13, 2014, after a brief battle with lymphoma. She was 87 years old. Audrey is survived by her husband of 66 years, Robert F. Deerfield, son and daughter-in-law, James and Elizabeth Deerfield, daughter Nancy McLaughlin, and son and daughter-in-law, Andrew and Debra Deerfield. Audrey was a loving grandmother to Elizabeth, Christopher, Jonathan, Brian, Tara and Suzanne (dec.) and great-grandmother to Olivia and Juliette. A native New Yorker, Audrey and her husband...
Audrey Jean (Sanders) Deerfield
Beloved wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother
Audrey Sanders Deerfield, born July 31, 1926, passed away on Sunday, July 13, 2014, after a brief battle with lymphoma. She was 87 years old.
Audrey is survived by her husband of 66 years, Robert F. Deerfield, son and daughter-in-law, James and Elizabeth Deerfield, daughter Nancy McLaughlin, and son and daughter-in-law, Andrew and Debra Deerfield. Audrey was a loving grandmother to Elizabeth, Christopher, Jonathan, Brian, Tara and Suzanne (dec.) and great-grandmother to Olivia and Juliette.
A native New Yorker, Audrey and her husband raised their family in Huntington Station, Long Island. Audrey worked as a pre-kindergarten teacher's aide for many years, a job she truly loved. She enjoyed playing golf with her husband and sons and playing in Bridge groups. Audrey and her husband moved to Alpharetta, GA in 1996, where she continued her recreational activities at the Rivermont Country Club. Audrey was a devoted animal lover, supporting various animal rescue organizations and their causes.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made to the Atlanta Humane Society, 1565 Mansell Rd. Alpharetta, GA 30009 Attn: Shemitria Smith.
The family will receive friends at the Roswell Funeral Home, 950 Mansell Rd. on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 from 6-8 PM.
The funeral service will be held in the Chapel of the Roswell Funeral Home on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at 2 PM, Deacon Leo Gahafer of St. Brigid's Catholic Church, presiding.

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