Sanford Arnold Colbert Sr.

Sunday August 29, 2021

Sanford Arnold Colbert Sr., age 61, of Griffith, was promoted to Glory on August 29, 2021.

He was a member of Family Harvest Church (Tinley Park), New Wine Ministry (Chicago), and Prophets At The Gates Global Ministries (Online Prayer Ministry)

Sanford proudly served in the US Army for 8 years (SGT Sanford A. Colbert Sr.

 

He was preceded in death by his father, Sanford Lee Colbert Jr.

Sanford is survived by his loving mother- Idalia Colbert, Loving wife of 39 years, Crystal Lynn Colbert; children Sanford (Lori) Arnold Colbert Jr (CJ), and Patrice (Edward) Shante Harrison (Trice); Grandchildren-Elijah Imarii Colbert, Triniti RayAnn Colbert, and Nyeli Imanii Colbert

Siblings-Gloria (Ricardo) Barksdale, Ivan (Dawn) Colbert; many nieces and nephews, cousins, extended family and dear friends.

Sanford loved fellowshipping with God and his entire family, in God's Word. He led prayer with his family and with on-line men's prayer. He was a bold witness of the gospel, leading relatives, co-workers, homeless, and neighbors to the Lord Jesus. As a mechanic, crane operator, and truck-driver (to name a few); Sanford was a dedicated, hard worker who provided for his own. He enjoyed ushering at New Wine Church and Family Harvest Church. He also shared in prison ministry and gave financial support to orphanages in Africa. Overall, Sanford reached out to all with the Love Of God. To God Be The Glory!

Friends are invited to visit with the family on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, from 10:00 am until the time of service at 12:00 pm at Calumet Park Funeral Chapel (7535 Taft St. Merrillville IN 46410) Pastor Cornelius Pugh officiating   Burial at Calumet Park Cemetery. Please practice social distancing and wear face masks while in the building. For further information please call 219-736-5840

Visitation

Wednesday September 15, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Calumet Park Funeral Chapel

7535 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410 VIEW MAP

T 219-736-5840
F 219-685-5128

Service

Wednesday September 15, 2021
12:00 PM
Calumet Park Funeral Chapel

7535 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410 VIEW MAP

T 219-736-5840
F 219-685-5128