Sandra L. "Sandy" O'Connor
Sandra “Sandy” L. O’Connor, 74, of Springfield, died at 5:28 p.m., Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Pleasant Hill Village in Girard. She was born on November 6, 1942 to Joseph Wilbur “Bill” and Frances (Dowling) Saner. She married Paul E. “Buck” O’Connor on November 18, 1960 and he survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Steven (Carol) O’Connor and Scott (Heidi) O’Connor, both of Petersburg; three grandchildren, Sierra (fiancé: Eric Ferrell) O’Connor, Blake and Kelsey O’Connor; one sister, Kathy (Danny) Knoles of Petersburg, and several nieces and nephews.
Sandy is preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Dennis Saner.
Sandy was a lifelong resident of Springfield. She worked in the office at Horace Mann Insurance Company and part time at the State of Illinois Department of Revenue.
Visitation: 4-7 p.m., Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield.
Funeral Service: 10 a.m., Thursday, March 23, 2017 at Staab Funeral Home-Springfield with Reverend John Nelson officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.