Sandra Kaye Swatkowski, age 56, of Streamwood, Ill., passed away at St. Alexius Medical Center in Hoffman Estates, Ill. on Jan. 30, 2009.
She was born in Pulaski, Va. to the late Margaret and Bert Duncan. She attended Pulaski County High School and graduated in 1970. Sandra excelled for many years in her work as an office manager and mother. Sandra is survived by her husband, Daniel, Streamwood, Ill.; their daughter and her husband, Kristy and David Schneider; one grandchild, Jordan Schneider, Lexington, Ky.; one sister and her husband, Faye and Mack Saunders, Hiwassee, Va.; and her father-in-law, Leonard Swatkowski, Streamwood, Ill. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives, many friends, and three pets, Odie, Lacie and Dexter. She was preceded in death by her mother and father, Margaret and Bert Duncan, and her brother, Jerry Duncan.
There will be a grave side memorial service in Pulaski, Va. with Pastor Johnny Howlett officiating. Friends and family of Sandra are welcome to attend. Following the memorial, a lunch will be held to celebrate Sandra’s life at a nearby family home. Please contact Kristy Schneider at [email protected] for details.