24567 JacksonJACKSON, Sandy……

Surrounded by her children and daughter-in- law at Valleyview Home, St. Thomas, on Thursday, October 9, 2014, Sandy (Overton) Jackson of London in her 92nd year.  Dearly loved wife of the late Len Jackson (2011), his beloved War bride for 66 years. They returned often to Sandy’s home in Lincoln, U.K. Sandy was the loving mother of Keith Jackson (Betty) (Jason, Jeff, Shannon and Jamie) of Apsley, ON, Sandra Broere (Henry) (Michelle, Jennifer and Michael) of St. Thomas and Sherry Sunderland (David) of Killamarsh, U.K.  Cherished Nanny of 12 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Tommy Graham (Sheila). Predeceased by her brothers Joey, Billy, Arthur and sister Jean all of Lincoln, U.K. Also missed by many nieces and nephews of Canada and the U.K. Prior to meeting her husband Len, Sandy’s love of children, led to her work as a nanny.  During the war she worked in a factory for the War effort. Together they made a life in Canada.  Sandy and Len fostered babies and adopted Keith, Sandra and Sherry. Sandy loved working in Bethesda Hospital delivery room. She then settled at Birks Jewelery for over 25 years. She loved to entertain and socialize with her many friends and neighbours. They enjoyed Block Parties, Bowling, Euchre, and they were active participants of the Westmount Mall Walkers.  She was a member of the “Birks Girls” who met regularly for lunch. Sandy lived her final 2 years at Valleyview Home.  She received exceptional care from the loving dedicated staff on CN ward, who were Sandy’s amazing Angels.  Cremation has taken place with a private family celebration of Sandy’s Life.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Valleyview Home – Residence Council, 350 Burwell Road, St. Thomas ON N5P 0A3.  Sandy was a beautiful person inside and out and will be sorely missed by all who knew and loved her.  A. Millard George Funeral Home, entrusted with cremation arrangements.  Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

“God Bless Mum, Pleasant Dreams”

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.amgfh.com.

Filed Under: London