SPRINGFIELD - Sandra S. "Sandy" Amdahl, 73, of Springfield, passed away Monday June 24, 2013 at Memorial Medical Center.
She was born in Tomah, Wisconsin, March 20, 1940 the daughter of W. Dale and Mabel Hubert Shaffer. She was preceded in death by her parents, a grandson, Travis, and her two brothers; Gene and Gary Shaffer.
Sandy was the owner of the Sears & Roebuck Catalog Store in West Union, Iowa. She retired in 1978. She was an avid reader, enjoyed crafts and puzzles. Sandy was a member of Our Savior's Lutheran Church.
Surviving are her daughter, Debra (husband David) Halverson of Springfield, her two sons; Richard Amdahl and Dale (wife Melissa) Amdahl of Potomac Falls, VA, her grandchildren; Melissa, Kyle, Brandon, Mason and Chayna (husband Vinnie), and Nichole, her great grandchildren, her sister, Donna Jester of Antigo, WI, and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
A memorial service will be held at 4 pm Thursday, June 27, 2013 at Bisch and Son Funeral Home 505 E. Allen Springfield, IL, with Rev. Dr. Thomas G. Radtke officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the memorial service at the funeral home. Inurnment will be at a later date in the Mt. Vernon Cemetery, Tomah, Wisconsin.
Those who wish may direct memorial contributions to Our Savior's Lutheran Church 2645 Old Jacksonville Rd. Springfield, IL 62704
Please visit the online "Life Remembered Story" at www.bischandsonfuneralhome.com where tributes and condolences may be left for the family.