Sandra Jean "Sandy" Braithwaite
OLMSTED FALLS: Sandra Jean Braithwaite, 67, of Olmsted Falls, OH, passed away Sunday, January 27, 2013 at the Thomas T. Perciak Hospice, Strongsville, OH.
Sandy was born on August 02, 1945, in Port Clinton, OH, the daughter of Theodore and Nellie (Tillet) Hollinger. She graduated from Danbury High School in 1963. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Education from Bowling Green State University and a Masters degree from the University of Phoenix. On November 03, 1984 in St. Paul Lutheran Church, she married Craig Braithwaite and he survives. Sandy was a teacher for Danbury Township school and also in Brunswick, OH. She loved making cards for the USO, watching birds and gardening. Sandy was very devoted to her children and grandchildren.
Survivors include: Loving Husband of 28 years: Craig Braithwaite; Daughter: Kelly (Bill) Antel; Son: Rob (Ruth) Guba; Daughters: Michelle (Dave) Morin and Sarah (Lee) Gabriel; Grandchildren: Stefan (Cassie) Mullins, Madison Morin, Robby Guba, Riley Guba and Griffin Gabriel; Brother: Theodore Hollinger; and many loving nieces and nephews.
Sandy was preceded in death by her parents and sister: Donna Peters.
Visitation will be 5-7PM, Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at Heritage Congregational Church, 485 West St., Olmsted Falls, OH 44138 and visitation will be 5-7PM, Thursday, January 31, 2013 at Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home, 216 Washington St., Port Clinton, OH 43452. A Memorial service will be held at 10:00AM, Friday, February 01, 2013 at the funeral home. Interment will be at St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery, Danbury Twp. The family has asked that any flowers that anyone would want to send be sent to the Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral for the visitation on Thursday.
Memorial donations in memory of Sandy may be given to The Dennis C. Simmerman Hospice Community Care Fund, 18697 Bagley Rd., Middleburg Heights, OH 44130. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.walkerfuneralhomes.com