Sandra “Sandy” Jean Reid was a caring life partner, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. She left this world after a short battle with cancer at the age of 74, on January 11th, 2021.
She was born to Katherine and James Shamp on Dec 6th, 1946. She was the oldest of 7 siblings and quickly became a “mom” to all of them. Her mother remarried to Gene Maurer and he was a loving father to her and her other siblings. After graduating from high school, she went on to have her own children Debbie (56), Jimmy (50) and Daena (37). She has 4 grandchildren Dustin, Casey, Lilia and Neo and one great grand child Jessa. She experienced the loss of her son Jimmy due to a heart condition in March of 2018. She is now with him in heaven.
Sandy had a beautiful voice and sang in her church as a soprano for most of her life. Within the last 10 years, she teamed up with her life partner/significant other, John (musician) and did many musical events showcasing her voice. Sandy was loved by everyone that she worked with as an insurance agent for 30+ years. She is lovingly called “Saint Sandy” by her niece Sarah. She is survived by her 6 siblings Carol, Donna, Jamie, Jon, Jeff and Kay.
A memorial service is scheduled for Tuesday, January 19th starting promptly at 11am. It will be held at Mt Zwingli United Church of Christ at 2172 S Medina Line Rd Wadsworth, OH 44281.