Passed away unexpectedly in the comfort of her home, Saturday July 14, 2012. Born in Windsor, Ontario on August 26, 1944. Sandra worked as an operator at Bell Canada before starting her family with Ronald Spidy (separated). Predeceased by her parents John (1979) & Mary (2005) Hickey. Beloved mother of Christine (Ron Peters), David & Beth (Jay McConnell). Cherished grandmother of Luke Peters. Sandra will be sadly missed by family, friends & extended family. Affectionately called “mum” by many, Sandra gave selflessly all that she could. She had the knack to make everyone feel special and important and would listen to and assist anyone, anytime. Sandra was passionate and accomplished at crocheting and knitting, creating numerous original afghans and various crafts that were infused with her time and love. If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Windsor-Essex Humane Society would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Tuesday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Funeral Wednesday 11:30am at Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor 519-969-5841. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at

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