Sandra Kay Whitfield

May 07, 1944 ‒ November 12, 2009

Marion, Ohio

Sandra Kay Whitfield, 65, of Marion died Thursday morning, November 12, 2009 at Heartland of Marion.

She was born in Portland, Oregon on May 7, 1944 the daughter of the late Melvin A. Beener and Maxine Bont of Mount Gilead.

Sandra was a graduate of Cardington High School in the class of 1962. After working in various restaurants and as a nurse’s aid she enrolled in Marion Technical College. She received her RN and LPN licenses and worked at Woodside Village and the Morrow County Hospital.

She enjoyed gardening, cooking, and baking. Most important of all were her grandchildren.

She will be missed by her children, Ronda Everly of Apache Junction, Arizona and Craig Reeder of Mansfield; her mother Maxine Bont of Mount Gilead; her grandchildren Brock Everly and Kelsey Kempton; her great grandchildren Kalie Jade Everly and Clayton Robert Owen Kempton; and her brother Charles Beener of Marengo.

In addition to her father she was preceded in death by her step-father John Bont; her daughter Brenda Reeder, a stillbirth; and her son Mark Nuce.

A memorial service will be held on Monday November 16, 2009 at 6:00 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Homes, Craven Chapel, 67 North Main Street, Mount Gilead, with Jo Ann Martin officiating.

Memorial contributions, if desired, may be made to the Woodside Village Care Center, Activities Fund.

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