Sandee Haley (née Sandra L. D'Onofrio), age 63, of Ione, Ca passed away on December 22, 2020 peacefully at home after a brief illness.
Sandee was born in Chicago on June 2, 1957. She moved to Lodi California in 1986. Sandee worked as a Pediatric Medical Assistant at Lodi Pediatrics and many years later retired from Kaiser Permanente.
Sandee was preceded in death by her parents, Udel and Esterino D'Onofrio; and brother, Richard D'Onofrio (Patricia).
She is survived by her loving husband, Kevin Haley; daughter, Star Garcia (Jesse); stepsons, Kevin Haley (Amber) and Jeff Flinchum (Meldy); stepdaughter, Kaylan Haley; granddaughter, Mariah Gadola (Tyler); grandson, Emilio Garcia (Trisha); stepgrandson, KJ Haley; great granddaughters, Coraline and Raven Garcia; brothers, Edward, Arthur, Randy (late Cynthia); and sister, Esther Isenhart; many nieces, nephews, cousins and lifelong friends. Also her loving fur babies Paddy and Benny.
Sandee's sense of humor, quick wit and love of life will be missed by all. Her priority in life was her family, especially her grandchildren.
Her immense love of music found her attending many concerts with friends and family. She loved to camp and was also an avid hiker and rock climber in her younger days.
Services will be private at Bear Creek in Big Trees State Park, Arnold, Ca.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Hospice of Amador County, Jackson 'No Kill' Animal Shelter or Villalobos Rescue Center in New Orleans, LA would be appreciated.
Published in Lodi-News Sentinel from Jan. 9 to Jan. 15, 2021.