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Sandra “Sandy” Wood-Yerigan, of Cambridge, passed away on Monday, September 6, 2021 at her home . She was 67 years old

MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, September 17, 2021 at the Karmel Covenant Church (5799 County Rd.6 Princeton, MN 55371).

MEMORIALS are preferred in lieu of flowers, the family wishes to accept and collect monetary gifts to donate in Sandy’s memory of the countless hours and love she poured into her cooking and baking at the SAC’S friendship café in Cambridge, MN.

Sandra Joy (Bryant) Wood Yerigan of Cambridge, M, transitioned after succumbing to her fight with cancer at age 67 on September 6, 2021, in her home surrounded by family

Sandy was born on June 19, 1954, to Kenneth and Irene Bryant. Sandy graduated High School from St. Francis in 1972

Sandy’s first marriage was to John Wood on September 22, 1973, they had 3 children Jeremy (Haley) Wood, Moriah (Josi) Wood, Travis (Lisa) Wood.

Sandy Later married Wayne Yerigan on June 5, 1999, her stepdaughters are Kelly (Shawn) Kuehl, Holly (Paul) Nelson

Sandy was proceeded in death by her father Kenneth, first husband John and mother Irene

Sandy is survived by her 3 boys; husband Wayne; 2 stepdaughters; sisters, Linda and Nancy; brother Rick; 11 grandchildren, Wilhem, Willow, Kennadi, Zachary, Logan, Greysen, Oliver, Tiffany, Maxwell, Mya, Cody; 4 great grandchildren, Naminé, Arrissa, Lilly and Jill-Lena.

Sandy had a passion for cooking and baking and she spent many years working in dietary at Grandview nursing home. She drove school bus for 20+ years for the Cambridge/Isanti schools and worked at the SAC’S friendship café as a cook. She loved all her grandchildren and spent countless hours baking, making crafts, campouts and sleepovers with them as much as possible. Sandy enjoyed many years of being part of a curling team, golfing with her “Golf Girls”, sewing, quilting, crocheting, gardening and baking. When asked about the famous chocolate chip cookie recipe to pass onto the grandkids shortly before her passing she smiled and quietly said “its no secret; its just the recipe on the back of the NESTLE toll house chip bag”

11 thoughts on “SANDRA WOOD-YERIGAN”

  1. Wayne and family,

    We are so saddened to hear of Sandy’s passing. She was such a joy.

    Praying for God’s comfort and happy memories to surround you in the days ahead.

  2. Wayne & Families;
    Our deepest sympathies go out to each of you we were so sorry to hear of Sandy’s passing. Her smile was always ever present!
    Sending you all lots of love & prayers during this most difficult time. God Bless 🙏🏻❤️
    Kurt & Kathy Nelson

  3. I am so saddened to hear this news. Sandy was such a wonderful soul. Her laugh was contagious and her smile was always glowing. She will be dearly missed by all.

  4. We were very saddened to hear about Sandy’s passing.
    You have our prayers and deepest sympathies to each of you during these sadden time.
    God Bless.

    Mark & Paulette

  5. my thoughts and prayers to you all. I always enjoyed visiting with Sandy at the many family get togethers. always a positive and caring person.

  6. My deepest sympathies to all families ,,, was so surprised hearing this from friends today ,,, So enjoyed working with this ”special” Lady at the Isanti County Jail ,,, in the kitchen ,,, naturally . Sandy had so many jobs ,,, pig roasts , driving bus and many more ,,, GOD ‘S blessings on your family ,,, Will miss ya ,,, ”sweetie” ,,, xoxo

  7. Dear Wayne and family:
    The loss of Sandra is crushing. She was always kind to me (Tonia) and I felt such a kinship with her. The world was richer for her having been a part of it and she will be missed by so many. Till we see you again, Sandra.
    Dale & Tonia

  8. So sorry to hear of Sandy’s passing. We had a lot of fun times curling! Always enjoyed when she and Wayne stopped by on the golf cart. Our hearts are heavy with the loss and sending hugs and prayers to all!
    Love from Tom and Sue Clark

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