Sandra "Sandy"'s Story
TILTON - Sandra "Sandy" Powell, 73, of Tilton, Ill., passed away at 10:11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.
Sandy was born Sept. 23, 1942, in Indianola to Carl Hugh and Frances Louise McQuillan Staley.
She married Dennis E. Powell Sr. on Oct. 8, 1969, in Danville. He preceded her in death on April 27, 2000.
Surviving are two sons, Bobby Vice of Tilton and Jeff Vice of Florida; two daughters, Kim Vice of Tilton and Denise Dougherty of Tilton; one sister, Betty (Bob) Thomas of Indianola; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two nephews; and several great-nieces and great-nephews. She was preceded in death by one son, Steve Vice; one daughter, Sherri Vice; and one sister, Alice Brado.
Sandy graduated from Jamaica High School in 1960 and had worked at Royal Donut for over 42 years and had previously been employed by General Electric in Danville. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
Funeral services: 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 14, at Robison Chapel, Catlin, with Rev. Jim Blue officiating. Burial: Woodlawn Cemetery, Indianola. Visitation: 5-7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, at Robison Chapel, Catlin.
Memorials to the American Heart Association. Online condolences at www.robisonchapel.com.
Published on August 10, 2016