Peterson Funeral Chapel

     Sandra L. Marsh, age 75 of Rolla, MO. passed away August 14, 2014 at Rolla Manor Care where she had been a resident since June 28, 2014.

     Sandy was born on January 30, 1939 in Aurora, MO. to the late Oscar and Frances Marsh. Upon retiring from the FAA in Chicago, IL., Sandy moved to Rolla where she began another career in the form of volunteering and working part-time for Beger/Bushie Law Firm. Being the avid reader that Sandy was, her volunteering took her to Wyman and Truman elementary schools where she tutored elementary students in reading. She also volunteered in the Adult Literacy Program and Jody House teaching adults to read. Sandy's passions were her pets, reading, music, family and friends, all of which gave her enormous enjoyment.

     Sandy is survived by one sister, Jo Palmateer and husband Jim of Sullivan, MO.; one niece Amy Blankenship and husband Jeff of Sullivan, MO.; 2 nephews, Jason Palmateer and friend Brooke of Sullivan, MO. and Matt Palmateer and wife, Christa of North Port, FL.; 2 grand-nephews, Lane Blankenship and DallasBlankenship of Sullivan, MO.; Brookes children, Autumn and Paige Langley and Taylor Hopwood of Sullivan, MO.; she is also survived by cousins, Kendra Howald and husband, Ed of Wildwood, MO., Henriett Emmons and Husband, Royce of Mt. Vernon, MO., Rosie Reid of Springfield, MO., Jeanne Hicks of Brookfield, MO. and Irene Abroms of Washington, MO.

     A graveside service will be held Saturday, August 30 at 2:00 p.m. in Shiloh Cemetery in Miller, MO. under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.

     Any memorials may be sent to the Aurora Public Library in Memory of Sandy Marsh or any "no-kill" rescue animal center in her memory.