Sandra Napier

November 22, 1913 ‒ August 24, 2009

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Sandra E. Napier, age 95, of State Route 256, Reynoldsburg, Ohio, formerly of Mount Vernon, passed away on Monday, August 24, 2009 surrounded by her loving family at the Wesley Ridge Special Care Center in Reynoldsburg. She was born on November 22, 1913 in Barberton, Ohio to the late Verse and Josephine (Chermak) Ristick. Sandra retired in 1976 after twelve years of employment as secretary and treasurer of the Toledo Board of Education. She was a member of the Knox Chapter #236 Order of Eastern Star, Gay Street United Methodist Church and served as a volunteer for the Red Cross.

She is survived by her children, John Napier of Michigan, James (Lynn) Napier of Florida, Mary (Robert) White of Columbus and Sandra (Jay) Kowalski of Toledo, ten grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband John Napier and three brothers, Carl Ristick, Oswald Ristick and Merrill Ristick and a sister, Helen Lazare.

Friends may call on Wednesday from 4 to 6 PM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 East High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 where an Eastern Star Service will follow at 6 PM. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 6:15 PM. Rev. Dr. David Baker will be officiating. Entombment will take place in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to Fairhope Hospice, 1111 East Main Street, Lancaster, Ohio 43130.

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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Sandra E. Napier.