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  Name Sandra K. (Haley) Shane
Date Of Birth 6/12/1949 
Date Of Death 7/7/2012 
Funeral Home Wolfe Funeral Home 
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Memorial funeral services for Sandra Shane, 63 of Parker, Colorado took place on Friday, July 13, 2012 at the Villisca United Methodist Church in Villisca with burial in the Methodist Grove Cemetery of rural Nodaway.

Sandra Kay Haley Shane, daughter of Calvin Harlow and Dolores Mae Carter Haley, was born June 12, 1949 in Corning, Iowa, and died July 7, 2012 at her home in Parker, Colorado.

Sandy was the first of five daughters born to Calvin and Dolores. She was a true farm kid and helped her mom and dad milk cows on the farm and do other farm chores. Her Grandpa and Grandma Tom and Florence Haley lived on a farm nearby and Sandy loved to swim in their pond with her grandpa, dad, sisters, uncles and cousins as a child. She grew up in the Nodaway United Methodist Church and attended Bible School and MYF. She attended the Nodaway Community Schools during her elementary years. She later attended Villisca Community Schools where she was active in softball, band, basketball, and Y-Teens. She graduated from Villisca High School in 1967. After high school, she attended Commercial Extension Business College in Omaha, Nebraska graduating in 1968. She began a long career of 36 years with Northwestern Bell Telephone Company, Omaha, Nebraska; US West and Qwest, Denver, Colorado. At the time of her death, she was employed at CH2M Hill, Englewood, Colorado.

On December 2, 1974, Sandy married Robert (Bob) Michael Shane at the Little Church of the West, Las Vegas, Nevada. Bob and Sandy were blessed with a son, Jeffrey Robert (Amy) Shane and two daughters, Robyn Renee and Andrea Lynn Shane. They were also blessed with two grandchildren Charli-Anne and Cooper Shane.

Sandy was an active member of the Parker United Methodist Church. She was a devoted Sunday school teacher for over 30 years. Her faith in the Lord was unwavering.

One of Sandy's biggest loves was watching her daughters, Robyn and Andrea, play softball and show their golden retrievers, PJ and Molly. She was a loving, devoted and faithful wife to her husband, Bob of 38 years.

Preceding Sandy in death were her father Calvin; brothers-in-law David Wilwerding, Bob Anderson, Richard Shane; mother and father-in-law Juanita and Don Shane and nephew Derek Wendt.

Survivors include her husband Robert of Parker, CO; son Jeffrey (Amy) Shane of Carterville, GA; daughters: Robyn Shane and Andrea Shane both of Parker, CO; grandchildren: Charli-Anne and Cooper Shane both of Carterville, GA; loving mother Dolores of Stanton, IA; sisters: Karen Anderson of Des Moines, IA, Diane (Ken) Jacobs of Nodaway, IA, Kathy (Bruce) Cassidy of Princeton, MO, and Chris (Brian) Uhing of Fremont, NE; many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles, other relatives and a host of wonderful friends.

Sandy was a very giving person who loved her family deeply. She always put those she loved ahead of herself in all situations. Her loving, generous soul will be deeply missed by all who loved her.

The Parker Funeral Home of Parker, Colorado and the Wolfe Funeral Home of Villisca in charge of arrangements.