Sandra “Sandy” Marie Goad, 62, of McPherson, KS, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 23, 2020, with daughter, Leah, by her side, at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center, Hutchinson, KS. She was a Registered Nurse and worked as a Hospice House Coordinator for Hospice & Homecare of Reno County. A nurse for over 41 years, Sandy was very dedicated to her patients and had a real passion for hospice care.
Sandy was born on September 16, 1958, in McPherson, KS, the daughter of J.W. Lewie and Nona Louise (Mangum) Goad. She graduated from McPherson High School in 1976 and attended Ottawa University (Ottawa, KS) before receiving her nursing degree at Butler County Community College in El Dorado, KS.
Survivors include: two children, Leah Dorresteyn of Ankeny, IA and Slyara Dorresteyn (Heather) of Troy, NY; siblings, Juanita Hughes of Marquette, KS, Katherine Brown (Charles) of McPherson, KS, Raymond Goad of Cañon City, CO, and Barbara Goad (Pete) of Bristol, RI; dear friend, Brenda Banman (Keith) of McPherson, KS; her Hospice & Homecare of Reno County family; and many extended family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
A private family graveside service will be held on Tuesday, December 29, 2020, at McPherson Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be given to Hospice & Homecare of Reno County in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 North Chestnut, McPherson, KS 67460. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Sandy Marie Goad please visit our Sympathy Store.