Jeffrey Michael Sanford, age 62, of Yorkville, IL passed away on Sunday, October 31, 2021 at Rush Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL. He was born on January 19, 1959 in LaCrose, WI, the son of Gerald R. and Deanna P. (Ceason) Sanford.
Jeff was the proud owner of several bars, restaurants and other businesses in Yorkville and the surrounding towns, over his 30+ years in the area. He was a loving son, husband, father, and brother who will be deeply missed by his family and many friends.
He is survived by his loving wife Jayme Montanus, their children Marcus and Alana Sanford, of Yorkville, IL; his mother Deanna, brother Jay and sister Geri Ellen, all of Altamonte Springs, FL.
He was preceded in death by his father, Gerald R. Sanford.
A celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, November 14th, from 1-4 pm at the Tin Roof Tavern at 2041 E US Rt. 34 in Leland.
A private memorial service at The First Presbyterian Church, 200 E Jackson St. in Morris, IL, on Friday, November 12th at 6:00pm for close friends and family.
In lieu of flowers, the family welcomes donations in Jeffs honor to be made to his children's educational fund. Checks can be directed to The Last Resort, PO Box 488, Sheridan, IL, 60551 and made payable to Jayme Montanus.