Sandel, 85, of Danville PA went home to be with her Lord and Savior on
Wednesday evening, February 27, 2019. She was born December 28, 1933 in
Mahoning Township, Montour County, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late
Harry R. and Helen L. Herring Flore..
She graduated from
Ralpho Township High School in 1951.
married for 60 years to her beloved husband, the late A. Carl Sandel whom
she married October 22, 1955.
In earlier years,
she worked as the first dietary aide at Geisinger Medical Center.
She was a member
of First Baptist Church Danville PA where she served in Vacation Bible
School, Pioneer Girls and was faithful in sending out bulletins to
was centered around home, family, church and her friends. Her loving touch
and kindness was felt by many with her faithful “card ministry”. She
thoroughly enjoyed attending Danville Senior Center where she was well known
as “the secretary.” She loved watching Lawrence Welk on Saturday evenings.
Her greatest joy in life was spending time with her family, especially her
grandchildren and great-grandchildren, whom she adored.
She is survived by
one son Keith Eugene Sandel and his wife Ruth-Lee Evelyn Ricker Sandel and
four grandchildren; Jana Hollenbach and her husband Joseph of Dornsife PA;
Eric Sandel of West Milton PA; Sarabeth Borowiec and her husband Jonathan of
West Henrietta NY and Aaron Sandel and his wife Lina Zamora of Lancaster
PA. Also surviving are six great-grandchildren; Allison and Caitlin
Borowiec andTimothy, Leo, Kinzley and Zoey Hollenbach. She is also survived
by one brother; Kenneth Flore and his wife Patsy of Paxinos PA and two
sisters;Doris Sutton of Manville NJ and Diane Flore of Paxinos PA.
friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Lorraine’s life to be held
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 11:00 AM at First Baptist Church 12 Brookside
Drive Danville PA (off 642 E.) with the Reverend Dawes J. Dunham
officiating. Burial will be held at St. Paul's (Straub's) Lutheran Cemetery
Danville PA. Friends will be received at the church from 9:30 AM until
The family will
provide flowers. Memorial Contributions may be made to First Baptist Church
Fellowship Fund 12 Brookside Drive Danville PA 17821 or WPGM Radio Station
PO Box 236 Danville PA. www.visneski.com