Sandra L. ‘Sandy’ Bossert

Sandra L. “Sandy” Bossert, 78, of Lititz, died on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018. Born in Doylesburg, she was the daughter of the late Eugene M. and Thelma R. Wiser Shearer and the wife and best friend of, Lee A. Bossert, with whom she had been married for 59 years.

Sandy was a graduate of Lewistown High School. She attended Harrisburg Institute of Medical Arts and worked in a medical office before marrying. She was a homemaker while she and Lee raised their children and then worked part-time at Atlantic Breeders and later High Associates.

Sandy was active in Trinity United Church of Christ, East Petersburg, where she was a member for more than 40 years. She was a deacon and served on various committees over the years.

Sandy and Lee were interested in sports and spent many years playing tennis. Her favorite sports teams were the Phillies and the Philadelphia Eagles. They enjoyed spring training in Florida for many years.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by: her daughter, Beth, of Lititz; her son, Curtis, of Lancaster, boyfriend of Michele; grandchildren, Michelle (married to Phillip Stauffer), Kevin, and Hillary (married to Logan Davis); brother, Ronald, of Carlisle, husband of Peg; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her daughter, born prematurely and died at birth.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a memorial service at 2 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, at Trinity United Church of Christ, 2340 State St., East Petersburg, with Pastor Chris Rankin officiating. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the time of service. Private interment will be held in Trinity UCC Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Sandra’s name may be made to Clare House, 344 E. Chestnut St., Lancaster, PA 17602; Tabor Community Service, 308 E. King St. No. 1, Lancaster, PA 17602; or Trinity United Church of Christ, 2340 State St., East Petersburg.

Please visit Sandy’s Memorial Page at www.TheGroffs.com.