Sandra “Sandy” Hintz, of Grasston, passed away on Friday, October 8, 2021 at the University of Minnesota Hospital in Minneapolis. She was 70 years old.
FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 15, 2021 at the Braham Covenant Church with Pastor Jake King officiating.
VISITATION will be held one hour prior to the service on Friday at the church.
INTERMENT will be in the Oakwood Cemetery in Mora.
Sandra Kay Hintz, of Grasston, passed away on Friday, October 8, 2021 at the University of Minnesota Hospital in Minneapolis. She was 70 years old.
Sandra was born on November 13, 1950 in Luverne, Minnesota to parents Alfred and Margaret (Harding) Meyer. She grew up in Brooklyn Center where she graduated from High School. She worked as an administrator for a state hospital and a few other jobs in her early years before taking a job as the court administrator for Mille Lacs County. She spent more than 20 years at the courthouse before retiring in 2008.
Sandra was blessed to adopt three children, Francis, Richard, and Natasha whom she loved with all her heart. On November 20, 2007, Sandra was united in marriage to Wyman Hintz while on a trip to Arkansas. Sandra experienced pure joy and happiness with Wyman as they made their home on a farm near Grasston. She loved fishing trips, shopping trips, and taking car rides to see the countryside and look for wildlife. Throughout her life she had many small dog companions that she loved. Sandra’s faith was very important to her and she was active in many church communities during her life. Most of all, Sandra loved her family, her kids and grandkids brought her such great joy. She is now at peace but will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Sandra was preceded in death by her parents, son Francis Clayson, 3 beautiful babies, and brothers, Larry and Neil Meyer.
She is survived by her husband Wyman; children, Richard Clayson, Natasha (Mike) Besett, Sarah (Ted) Beckrich, and Stephanie (Steve) Harron; grandchildren, Chloe, Kylie, Heaven, Kenzie, Jacob, Isabella, Felicia, Joshua, Cory, Karissa, Brody, Garret, Grady, and Gunner; 8 great grandchildren; sister-in-law, Beverly Meyer; many other relatives and friends.