Sandra Mae Meade

Sandra Mae ‘Sandy’ Meade, age 77, of Quincy, died on Friday, May 23, 2024 in the Emergency Room of Blessing Hospital. She was born on January 31, 1947 in Pittsfield, IL the daughter of Raymond ‘Jack’ and Alberta ‘Maurene’ (Buchannon) Smith. She married Daniel Meade in St. Rose Catholic Church in Quincy on August 12th, 1967. He survives. Sandy was a Department Manager at Walmart for many years until her retirement.

Sandy was a member of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. She enjoyed meeting for breakfast with her friends, needlepoint, cross stitch and puzzling. She was also known to have enjoyed a nap or two.

In addition to her husband, Sandy is also survived by:
Her children: Martin Meade (Julie Leasure), Brian Meade (Kim) and Nicole Williams (Rickey).
Grandchildren: Madison and Elizabeth Meade
Siblings: Brenda Waggoner (Dan), Jackie Shaul and Mike Smith.
Nieces, nephews and other relatives also survive.

Sandy was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, May 30, 2024 at 11:00 AM in Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. Inurnment in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday morning at Blessed Sacrament Church from 10:00 AM until the time of the mass at 11:00. Memorials may be made to the St. Vincent DePaul Society. The Duker & Haugh Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.


  1. Deanna Rice Turmbaugh on May 25, 2024 at 3:21 pm

    So sorry for your loss. The entire family is in my thoughts and prayers.

  2. John Cooley and Family on May 25, 2024 at 6:22 pm

    To Dan and Family so sorry for your loss.

  3. Rachael Z. on May 26, 2024 at 9:54 am

    I’m so sorry to hear this, she was a great lady and a great mom, wife and grandmother. She will be missed.

  4. Marietta Hughes on May 26, 2024 at 5:52 pm

    Dan & family my prayers & sympathy for all of you. I’ll always remember our Saturday breakfasts at Sprouts !

  5. June winking on May 27, 2024 at 7:47 am

    So sorry for your loss Dan. MY she RIP. Prayers for you and your family.
    From all of us at Winkings.

  6. Teena Fusselman on May 27, 2024 at 10:30 am

    I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Sandy. She was one of my favorite clients and I was already missing not seeing her.

  7. Carolyn Waterkotte on May 27, 2024 at 10:41 am

    Sandy was a sweet lady and I truly enjoyed working with her at Wal-Mart. My Prayers are with her Family…

  8. Denise Clevenger (Brunenn) on May 29, 2024 at 8:54 am

    Had fond memories of Sandy, much sympathy to Dan, Marty, Brian and Nicole. Prayers for your family.

  9. Chuck and Erin (Murphy) Wiebenga on May 29, 2024 at 1:00 pm

    Dan and family
    We are so very sorry for your loss. Please know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers during this time.

  10. BRENDA KLEMENT & MELISSA HILL on May 31, 2024 at 10:37 am


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