December 27, 1958 – September 17, 2008
Sandra passed away September 17, 2008 with her family at her side in her home. Born in Val d’Or, Quebec and came to the Comox Valley in 1961. She is survived by her sons Chad and Josh, her mother Mary Harshey, sisters Jean (Pete) and Mary Suzanne (Jim), brothers John (Denise) and Mike (Penny), many nieces, nephews and friends. Sandra was predeceased by her father John Harshey and an infant son Nathan. Sandra fought bravely throughout her cancer. The family would like to thank the Home Support nurses and Dr. Crisci for providing the resources to let Sandra have her wish of passing away at home. Thank you to all the staff at St. Joseph’s Hospital who have cared for Sandra throughout her illness and thanks to Chaplain Gordon Carter and to all her friends.
A Celebration of her Life was held at Christ the King Roman Catholic Church on Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008 followed by burial of her cremated remains at Cumberland Cemetery.