Sandra Faye Neil

Birth Date: 
Wednesday, April 30, 1941
Date of Passing: 
Saturday, August 10, 2019

WOOSTER – Sandra Faye Neil, 78, of Wooster passed away on Saturday, August 10, 2019 Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare in Wooster.

She was born April 30, 1941 in Monroe, Michigan the daughter of Edward and Helen Polson Kurtz.  She married Ronald Ray Neil on January 7, 1961.  He survives.

She had worked as a secretary for Lazy Boy Furniture, Ports Petroleum and for the Wayne Co. Treasurer.  Sandra was a member of the St. John’s Lutheran Church in Massillon.  She liked boating and her beach vacations and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.  She also enjoyed her flower gardens, NASCAR and baseball.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by grandchildren; Hobart Herberger, Zachary Herberger, Ethan Herberger and Madelyn Herberger and siblings, Andrew Kurtz of Las Vegas, Sheri Kurtz and Dawn Kurtz both of Monroe, Michigan.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter, Shawn Herberger.

Friends will be received 2 hours prior to the 3:00 p.m. memorial service on Monday, August 19, 2019 at the McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster with Pastor John L. Telloni officiating.  Burial will be at a later date at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Seville.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare for all of the care given to Sandra.

Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to St. John’s Lutheran Church, 1900 Wales Rd., Massillon, OH 44646 or to Moreland United Methodist Church, 138 E. Moreland Rd., Wooster, OH 44691

Online condolences may be left for the family at


Memorial Contributions: 

Ohio's Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to St. John's Lutheran Church, 1900 Wales Blvd., Massillon, OH 44646 or to Moreland United Methodist Church, 138 E. Moreland Rd., Wooster, OH 44691


Monday, August 19, 2019 from 1-3:00 p.m. at the funeral home


Monday, August 19, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at the funeral home


Ron, You are in and thoughts and prayers.

We Love You Ron and thanks for all you’ve done for us during our hard time losing Dad

We wish you peace and many fond memories of Sandy and Sandy with your Grandchildren. We will miss her greatly. I know she is now watching over your whole clan. She and Granddad are up there "discussing" our many happy times together. May that love give you peace.

Jerry & Family, Barb & Family & Me (Penny)

Ron So sorry to hear of Sandy’s passing. I will always remember her kindness to me at church especially during my illness in 2008 . May our Lord sustain you with His peace that passes understanding in the days ahead . You are in our thoughts and prayers. Luther and Kim Russert

Ron, I'm so sorry for the passing of your wife, Sandy. She was a lovely lady. Together, you were a wonderful couple that we looked forward to seeing at Jake's. Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family ❣️

Though we haven't known each other long time we know that you were a lovely couple who showed us the meaning of what real love is. We met Sandra a couple of times and seen what a wonderful lady she truly was. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time of need..

I am so happy to have known you folks Ron and Sandy over the years and very much enjoyed our visits when I would come to Ohio. You are family to me and I will always remember spending time with you at your home. Sandy is in a good way now, take care Ronnie and be well. Hau Mitayuke Oyasin...all of my relatives.

Ron and family
I am so saddened to see that Sandy has moved on to a more peaceful place. She was a beautiful person and a good friend. I am holding you all close to my heart.

Ron, we would like to share our deepest sympathy for you at this most difficult time. We will always remember our wonderful times and trips together. We always held you and Sandy in our thoughts and in our hearts. You are in our prayers and we have much love for you as we always did for Sandy. She was a lovey lady and a most special friend. Love, Phil, Colleen, and all our family.

So Sorry about Sandy but she's at peace and with the Lord.
Marcus and Sharleen

Ron & family, So very sorry to hear of your loss of Sandy. Keep all your good memories close to you and may our Heavenly Father grant you all comfort at this difficult time.

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