- October 2, 1940 - April 29, 2013
- Seymour, Iowa
of Sandra's Passing
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“Just found out about Sandy. Just wanted to let you all know I am so sorry for your loss. What a special lady! She will be missed so much.
1 of 20 | Posted by: Julie Exline - Seymour, IA
“Sandy will be greatly missed. I had the privilege of being her secretary and friend. She was a great supervisor, co-worker, and friend. I'm glad...Read More »
2 of 20 | Posted by: Debbie Roberts - Wheatland, MO
“My condolences to the Wright family. Sandy was one great lady. I have many memories that will always bring a smile to my face. Thanks for being my...Read More »
3 of 20 | Posted by: Steve Vollrath - Sunrise Beach, MO
“My condolences to the Wright family. Sandy was one great lady. I have many memories that will always bring a snile to my face. Thanks for being my...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: Steve Vollrath - Sunrise Beach, MO
“My sincerest condolences to Sandy's family. During the years I worked with Sandy at RMA (FCIC), I had a lot of fun and laughs with Sandy, as did a...Read More »
5 of 20 | Posted by: Shirley Harris - Raymore, MO
“Sandy was a great person, worker and friend. I met her through another coworker and got to be good friends with her. Good bless you and your family
6 of 20 | Posted by: Clifton Parker - Emerald Isle, NC
“Sandy will be greatly missed! She was there to show me around KC when I moved down here for college and was a savior when I had car problems. It was...Read More »
7 of 20 | Posted by: Amanda Balentine (McKelvy) - MO
“Oh Grandma Sandy what memories I have with this special lady. She took me and my brother right in and adopted us as one of her own grandchildren from...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: Ashley DeVore - Bethany, MO
“We are so sad to hear of the passing of our wonderful Sandy (Grandma Sandy) my children Ashley and Shaun spent many hours w/ her while taking her ...Read More »
9 of 20 | Posted by: Teresa Elmore (DeVore) - MO
“I loved Sandy Wright, she was so special to a lot of us Risk Management workers. Always willing to listen and give support. I drank coffee with her...Read More »
10 of 20 | Posted by: Billy Henderson - Portland, AR
“To Sandy's family, who I know was as important as her life, I spent many years working and playing with sandy. She was s special person and I know...Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: Pat Fatino - peculiar, MO
“I know Sandy and I had a few laughs especially in regards to honey dews. I thought she was talking about the honey dew melon but she was talking...Read More »
12 of 20 | Posted by: Patricia Brooks - Belton, MO
“Great friend, always, prayers for the family and friends. Charlene
13 of 20 | Posted by: Charlene Hippen - Lewiston, NE
“My condolences to the Wright family. Sandy was a true friend, always sharing a shoulder to lean on and whatever you told Sandy remained in...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Tim Witt - Kansas City, MO
“Sandy was a true friend, she will sorely be missed.
15 of 20 | Posted by: Barbara Carter - Kansas City, KS
“We are sorry to hear of the passing of Sandra. May our Lord be present with you and fill you with love and grace. Sorry we can't be there but you are...Read More »
16 of 20 | Posted by: Janice and Larry Gatrel - Carroll, IA
“Sandy & I began our friendship with one common thing, we both loved the same man..our boss Bob Fox. Bob knowing that I was a city girl and needed...Read More »
17 of 20 | Posted by: Linda Williams - Stilwell, KS
“Sandy was our second cousin, but seemed to be our first. We visited the Walker Family many,many times over the years. We spent lots of time on the...Read More »
18 of 20 | Posted by: Jim Clark - Des Moines, IA
“Sandy was a lady with lots of spunk and energy and was always good for a strong dose of reality. Sugar coating was not her specialty, and you had to...Read More »
19 of 20 | Posted by: Lynette Watts - Centerville, IA
“My sympathy to the whole family. Thanks for sharing Sandy with me. In many ways she was not just an awesome friend but in some regards like my...Read More »
20 of 20 | Posted by: Tim Hoffmann - Raymore, MO
Sandra Jean Wright, age 72 of Seymour, Iowa passed away Monday, April 29, 2013 at Wayne County Hospital in Corydon, Iowa.
She was born in Mystic, Iowa on October 2, 1940 to Dallas F. and Geraldine Avanelle "Avie" (Kirk) Walker.
Sandra attended Moravia High School and graduated in 1958. Sandra was united on marriage on June 7, 1958 to John David Lewis who preceded her in death in December 1960. To this union, one child was born, David Michael "Mike" Lewis of Seymour.
Sandra was united in marriage on August 13, 1966 to Stuart M. Wright who preceded her in death in September of 2006. She was employed by the United States Department of Agriculture, Risk Management Agency, and worked out of the Kansas City, Missouri office from 1983-2003. She traveled throughout the United States working in many different areas of the organization.
Sandra loved her family and friends. She had many special times with them. She enjoyed spoiling her grandchildren, fishing, boating, playing cards, and having family get-togethers. She will be greatly missed by them.
She was a member of the Seymour American Legion Auxiliary and NARFE for active and retired federal employees.
Sandra is survived by son Mike (Tiena) Lewis; grandchildren, David Lewis, and Gregory Lewis (Amanda Young); great grand-daughter, Khloe Lewis; sister, Sharon (Duane) Scott of Ft. Madison, Iowa; sisters-in-law Nancy (LeRoy) Tietsort of Sedona, AZ and Peggy Oden of Centerville, Iowa; brother-in-law, Timothy (Ellen) Wright of Wentzville, MO; nieces and nephews, Jeff (Jan) Walker of Norwalk, Iowa, Penny (Rick) Sharp of Centerville, Iowa, Randy (Jody) Walker of Mystic, Iowa, Peggy (Rob) Clement of LaPlate, Missouri, Kay (Mike) Spieler of Lovilla, Iowa, Keith (Betty) McCord of Ft. Madison, Iowa, John (Sue) Tietsort of Sedona, Arizona. She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands and one brother Dallas L. (Mickey) Walker.
Funeral Services will be held at 2pm, Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at the Lange Funeral Home in Centerville with Pastor Mike Finn officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday, April 30th, with the family present from 6-8pm. A memorial has been established to The Wayne County Canine Fund and the Walnut City Christian Church Restorative Fund and may be given to Lange Funeral Home and Crematory, 1900 S. 18th St., Centerville, Iowa 52544. Condolences may be shared online at www.langefh.com