Sandi Louise Thiessen Horton, 64, passed away Sept. 1, 2013.
Sandi Louise Thiessen Horton, 64, passed away Sept. 1, 2013. She was born May 23, 1949, to Abe. R. and the late Sara Regehr Thiessen.
Sandi married the love of her life, R. Everett J. Horton, May 31, 1969. He died Dec. 9, 2003.
Her lifelong work was committed to establishing a strong Christian home to raise her children and support her husband. She lived a life devoted to her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
Sandi is survived by her father, four children: Audrey Horton (Joe Gonzales), Eric (Sarah), Allison (Ryan Mackey); Staci Horton; and a grandson, John. The years also brought Joel and Rebecca East, and their children, Rachel, Josh and Caleb to be a part of Sandi's immediate family. In addition, there are four surviving sisters, Carol (Gene) Lightner, Sharon (Jerry) Vannorsdel, Keri (Wendell) Miller, Shirley Kroeker.
She was welcomed to heaven by her husband, mother, a granddaughter Samantha, in-laws Martee and Lee Horton, a brother in law, Irvin Kroeker.
Visitation was from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, with the family present from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Old Mission-Heritage Funeral Home, 528 N. Main, Hutchinson. Home going celebration will be at 2 p.m. today, Sept. 5, 2013, at The Father's House Church, 1520 E. 20th, Hutchinson.
Donations in Sandi's memory can be made to New Horizons Foundation and left in care of the funeral home. Old Mission-Heritage Funeral Home, Hutchinson, is in charge of arrangements.