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Celebration of Life

Faith Baptist Church
Saturday February 1st, 2020

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Janna Dean Sanford

Janna Dean (Zeigenbein) Sanford, age 52 of Devils Elbow, passed away Sunday, December 1, 2019, at St Luke's Hospital in Chesterfield.

Janna was born August 4, 1967 in Rolla, Missouri. She is the daughter of Clarence Zeigenbein of Waynesville and Lona Mae (English) Zeigenbein of Devils Elbow, Missouri.

Janna received her teaching certification from Hannibal-LaGrange University in Hannibal. Janna worked as a teacher in the Waynesville school district and later as a business woman.

Janna was a member of the Faith Baptist Church in Waynesville and enjoyed horses, rodeo's, bull riding, watching television and family gatherings.

In November of 1990 Janna married Ronald Sanford and they had two children, Brandon and Brody.

 Janna is survived by her father, Clarence Zeigenbein and his wife Brenda; her mother Lona Mae (English) Zeigenbein; her two sons: Brandon Sanford and his wife Theresa and Brody Sanford and his wife Arlyna; four brothers, Wayne Zeigenbein and his wife Kathy, Robert Zeigenbein and his wife Kayla, Sam Zeigenbein and his wife Manja and Frank Zeigenbein; an aunt, Susie West and husband Joe; two uncles, Harry English and wife Pam and Ted D. English and wife Barb as well as numerous cousins and other family members.

Janna is preceded in death by, her grandparents, Ted and Florence (Petty) English, and Ed and and Dora (Carver) Zeigenbein. 

Celebration of Life services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 1, 2020, at the Faith Baptist Church in Waynesville, MO.




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My deepest condolences lona and family! I remember the good times I spent with her in her room studying for social studies. God bless u and your family. She will be missed.

Margie Smith Jan 31 2020 12:00 AM

I am so sad to hear that Janna is gone. She always, always (just as her Momma, Lona), had such a sweet and caring heart and always showed me compassion. Her joyous smile and disposition will be missed by all who knew her.

Melissa (Missy) Jan 25 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Janna Sanford

Susan Bennett (Grosvenor) Jan 25 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Janna Sanford

Nadina Walters Dec 10 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Janna Sanford

Dianne Bailey Dec 8 2019 12:00 AM

My condolences to the family. Janna will be missed. Lona, I'm so sorry.

Cindy (shelden) Emory Dec 7 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Janna Sanford

Cindy (shelden) Emory Dec 7 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for loss. Many awesome memories working with Janna at Williams Elementary.

Denise Woody Dec 7 2019 12:00 AM

I loved serving with Janna at Westside. She was a joy to be around. My heart goes out to Brandon and Brody who have always been the light in their mommas eyes! Janna will be missed by everyone who knew her.

Vickie Seitz Dec 7 2019 12:00 AM