Sandra L. Thompson, of Canaseraga

CANASERAGA-Sandra L. Thompson, 75, of 1505 County Road 13C, Canaseraga, NY, died Saturday (February 11, 2017) at Wellsville Manor in Wellsville, NY, where she had resided for the past month.

Born in Elmira, NY on March 20, 1941, she was the daughter of Carlton and Evelyn (Philipps) Beach.

Sandra was a life resident of Canaseraga, NY and graduated from Canaseraga Central School. She enrolled in the nursing program at Alfred State College and became a registered nurse. Throughout her nursing career, Sandra worked at St. James Mercy Hospital in Hornell, Noyes Memorial Hospital in Dansville, and was a Visiting Nurse for Livingston County. Sandra was passionate about animal welfare, politics, and England.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, James, and two sisters, Rita Kay & Lisa.

Sandra was married on August 29, 1959 to Theodore “Ted” Thompson who survives. Also surviving are two sons, Lee (Gwen) Thompson of Lakeside, CA and David Thompson of Hollis, ME; one daughter, Michele (Michael) Paige of Hollis, ME; one brother, Randy Hayes of Livonia, NY; two nephews, Ian (Melissa) Thompson of Canaseraga, NY and Chad Hayes of St. Petersburg, FL; and one niece, Michelle Hayes of Las Vegas, NV.

At Sandra’s request there will be no calling hours or services. Funeral arrangements are in care of the Dagon Funeral Home, 38 Church St., Hornell, NY.

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