Edwardsville—Sandra Jean “Sandy” Walker 54, passed away Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at the Overland Park Regional Medical Center.
She was born April 8, 1962 at Topeka, the daughter of August and Anita M. Lemon VandeVelde. Sandy graduated from St. Marys High School and Crumb’s Beauty School in Manhattan. She was a homemaker. Sandy was an organ donor.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, August “Sonny” VandeVelde and a sister, Nancy Sullivan.
Sandy had lived in the Kansas City area many years. She was married to Bill Brungardt. She later married Raymond John Walker III in Overland Park. He survives of the home.
Other survivors include her children, Michael (Shannon) Brungardt, McKinney, TX., and Kristen (Vaughn) Scribner, Conway, AR; brothers, Ronald VandeVelde, Havensville, Robert VandeVelde, Topeka, Dan VandeVelde, St. Marys, Rick VandeVelde, Topeka, Steve VandeVelde St. Marys and Jerry VandeVelde, Lyndon; sisters, Pat Rezac, Emmett, Mary A. Haug, Topeka, Cathy McDevitt, Topeka, and DeeDee Preble, Mesa, AZ.
Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 A.M. Friday, February 24, 2017 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in St. Marys, Kansas. Family will receive friends at Immaculate Conception Church from 6:00 until 7:00 P.M. Thursday, February 23, 2017 where a rosary will be recited at 7:00 P.M. Inurnment will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, St. Marys. Memorial contributions may be made to the Community Blood Bank and sent in care of Piper Funeral Home, 714 Maple Street, St. Marys, KS. 66536. To leave an online condolence please go to www.piperfuneralhome.com.