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June 16, 2014

Sandra W. Wilcox

CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS — Sandra W. Wilcox, 75, resident of 24037 Miller Hill Road, Cambridge Springs, passed away of natural causes on Friday, June 13, 2014, at Bartlett Gardens, Cambridge Springs, where she had lived for the past year. Born in Middlesex, N.J., Sandra was a daughter of the late Cornelious Cadmus Sr. and Lucille Pearl Latham Cadmus. She married Charles (Red) Edward Wilcox on Oct. 17, 1955, and he preceded her in death on April 17, 2002.

Sandy and her husband, Red, moved to Cambridge Springs in 1968 where they constructed their own house. She treasured the time spent with her children and grandchildren and provided a supportive home in which they nurtured their three children. She was a homemaker, a voracious reader, enjoyed sewing and enjoyed her ice cream.

Preceding her in death, in addition to her husband, Red, was a son, Glenn, who died in 1977; and her sister, Suzanne Pearl Lesko.

Surviving Sandra is a son, Scott Wilcox and his wife, Terri; and a daughter, Karen J. Kautz and her husband, Karl, of Fairfax, Va. Also surviving are six grandchildren, Tara Carico and her husband, Dwain, Glenn Hobson, Erin Hobson, Delaynee Wilcox, Derek Kautz and Kirsten Kautz. Included are five great-grandchildren, Kristina, Jackson, Bennett, Aaron and Hayden Carico; a brother-in-law, John Lesko of New Jersey; and several nieces and nephews.

A private funeral service will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Jeff Bobin, pastor of Cambridge Springs First United Methodist Church, officiating.

Interment will be in Cambridge Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the American Heart Association, 823 Filmore, Erie, Pa. 16505. To send condolences, please visit vanmatrefuneralhome.com.

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