Sandra Montgomery, 74 of Taylorville passed away on Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 10:10 p.m. at Taylorville Memorial Hospital in Taylorville, Ill.
She was born on December 26, 1946 in Bonne Terre, Mo. the daughter of Greg “Mannie” and Nadine (Resinger) Moyer. She married Kenneth E. Montgomery on December 31, 1964 in the First United Methodist Church in Illiopolis, Ill. She worked in Social Services, and as an Acedemic Counselor at Richland Community College. Sandra was a member of Davis Memorial Christian Church in Taylorville.
She is survived by her husband: Kenneth E. Montgomery of Taylorville, Ill.; daughters: Candace (Ricki) Peters of Taylorville, Ill.; Cara Montgomery of Taylorville, Ill.; son: Kevin (Rachel) Montgomery of Springfield, Ill.; grandchildren: Aiden Montgomery, Brett Peters, and Blake Peters, sister: Marilyn (Jerry) Moyer-Johnson and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 from 11:00-12:00 noon at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Funeral service will be held immediately following the visitation starting at 12:00 noon at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Pastor Bill Kerns officiating. Burial will be held in Mt. Auburn Cemetery in Mt. Auburn, Ill.
Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements. Please sign their online guest book at suttonmemorialhome.com