January 22, 1941 – Thursday, February 24, 2011
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Hanover, M
Tuesday, March 1, 2011
Sandra Kay Sipe, age 70, of Onamia, Minnesota, formerly of Hanover, Minnesota, passed away February 24, 2011 in St. Cloud, Minnesota.
Sandra was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on January 22, 1941, the daughter of Curtis and Ellen (Pfiefer) Elliott. On June 2, 1962 she was joined in holy marriage to Rodger Sipe at Elim Luthern Church in Robbinsdale, Minnesota. God blessed their marriage with three children
Sandra was a Registered Nurse for 48 years having graduated from nurses training in 1962 and held her licensed until 2010. She loved living at Lake Mille Lacs, enjoyed reading, baking, cooking and was a huge Vikings fan. She also loved spending time with her family.
Sandra is survived by her husband of 48 years: Rodger Sipe; three children: Laurie Vollbrecht, Michael (Janell) Sipe and Susan (Willie) Dorris; grandchildren: Emily, Abigail, Jarrett, Hallie and Taylor; two sisters: Deanna Jeans and Barbara Hintze; brother: Curtis “Mick” Elliott. Also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Curtis and Ellen (Pfiefer) Elliott.
A funeral service will be held 10:30am Tuesday, March 1, 2011 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Hanover, Minnesota.
Visitation will be held Monday from 4-7pm at The Peterson Chapel, 300 Main Street North, St. Michael, Minnesota with a prayer service at 6:30pm. Further visitation will be held Tuesday morning from 9:30am until the time of service at the church. Interment will be in St. Paul Cemetery in Hanover, Minnesota.