April 13, 1935 - April 2, 2016
Donald Wilson Sandy, Sr., 80, of Urbana, passed away Saturday, April 2, 2016 in the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.
He was born April 13, 1935 in Lima, OH the son of Albert Wilson & Aletha Lavina (Moyers) Sandy.
Donald served his country in the United States Navy. He worked for many years at Creative Woodworking in Cattletsburg, KY. Donald was known for his talent as a wood craftsman. He was a member of the DAV Chapter #31 and the VFW Post #5451.
He is survived by his children, Teresa (Bruce) Hammer, Dawn (Jeff) Owsley, Cindy (Scott) Burden, Melissa Caldwell, and Mark Sandy; numerous grandchildren, including, Tabitha Kelley and Ellie Caldwell; sisters, Alyce Laswell, Ellen Conaway, and Wilma Shoemaker; as well as numerous nieces and nephews, especially a very special nephew, Jason Ball.
Donald was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Della Mae (Ball) Sandy; children, Lisa Issacs-Adams and Donald W. Sandy, Jr.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Services are entrusted to VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.