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Gloria Sandke

Gloria Sandke

Friday, March 1, 2019

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Obituary for Gloria Sandke

Gloria Maxine Sandke (nee James) passed away surrounded by her family at Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay, on Friday March 1st 2019 in her 80th year. Gloria, was the loving wife of Helmut Sandke for 56 years. She will be dearly missed by her children Barb (Peter Douglas) of Winnipeg, Connie (Ed Naylor) of Oshawa, David (Maria MacMillian) of Barrie. Gloria's memory will be cherished by her grandchildren Jordan, Katlyn, Megan (Jakob), Michael, Kirsten and Owen. Gloria lived on the family farm her entire life, working tirelessly as housewife and farm hand each and every day, retiring in her 65th year. Gloria loved her horses, camping, fishing, playing euchre and many word find books. Her first love and priority was her family. The family would like to thank the staff in the Ross Memorial Hospital ICU for their care. A special thank you to Dr. Unligil for his warmth and compassion. Family and friends are invited to call at the Mackey Funeral Home, 33 Peel Street, Lindsay on Monday March 4th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. also on Tuesday from 1:30 until time of funeral service in the chapel on Tuesday March 5 at 2:30 p.m. Interment to follow at Riverside Cemetery, Lindsay. In lieu of flowers memorial contribution to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated and may be left at Mackey Funeral Home or online at www.mackeys.ca

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  • Visitation

    Monday, March 4, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Mackey Funeral Home
    33 Peel Street
    Lindsay, Ontario
    Monday, March 4, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Tuesday, March 5, 2019 | 2:30pm
    Mackey Funeral Home
    33 Peel Street
    Lindsay, Ontario
    Tuesday, March 5, 2019
    Reverend Denise Boyd
  • Interment

    Tuesday, March 5, 2019 |
    Riverside Cemetery
    347 Lindsay Street South
    Lindsay, Ontario
    Tuesday, March 5, 2019
  • Reception

    Mackey Celebrations
    35 Lindsay Street North
    Lindsay, Ontario

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Andrew and Colleen Rafton

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Andrew and Colleen Rafton donated to HEART AND STROKE FOUNDATION OF ONTARIO in memory of Gloria Sandke
Comment | Posted at 06:36pm via Memorial Donation

Connie Naylor

Thank you for your sentiments and donation. It’s always a pleasure to see you despite the circumstances!
Posted at 09:05am

Maria's Colleagues (Children's Program)

Sincere condolences to Maria, Dave, Kirsten, Owen and family.
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Maria's Colleagues (Children's Program) donated to HEART AND STROKE FOUNDATION OF ONTARIO in memory of Gloria Sandke
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Maria Sandke

Thank you girls for all your support💕
Posted at 07:05am

Ken Nottingham

Helmut and family, so sorry to hear about Gloria's passing.
Ken and Barb Nottingham
Comment | Posted at 09:37pm via Condolence

Connie Naylor

Thank you for your kind words!!
Posted at 10:22am

Irene and Neil Macdonald

Very sorry for your loss.
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Irene and Neil Macdonald donated to HEART AND STROKE FOUNDATION OF ONTARIO in memory of Gloria Sandke
Comment | Posted at 06:04pm via Memorial Donation

David Sandke

Thank you for your support!
Posted at 10:40am

Yvonne Holland

Extending deepest sympathies to Helmut and family with the loss of Gloria.
Yvonne Holland (Curtin)
Comment | Posted at 01:17pm via Condolence

Connie Naylor

Thank you!!
Posted at 10:30am

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