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Sandra Yeater

Cedar Rapids

Sandra Yeater, 78, of Cedar Rapids, died of a sudden illness Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. Funeral Mass: noon Wednesday, Oct. 18, at St. Jude Catholic Church, Cedar Rapids, by the Rev. Mark Reasoner. Private burial: Calvary
Cemetery, Ryan.
Survivors include her children, Jim Yeater, Rhonda Chase and Michael (Juli) Yeater; grandchildren, Crystal Telfer, Shannon Telfer, Jackie (Josh) Thompson, Claire Yeater and Grant Yeater; great-grandchildren, Sydney Meyers, Landon Meyers, Kelsey Breedlove, Killian Harris and Adalyn Harris; and special niece, Kathy Schmidt.
Sandra Carole Sullivan was born April 20, 1939, in Ryan, Iowa, to Thomas and Nora (Flannigan) Sullivan. She worked at Collins Radio, manufacturing circuit boards, until retiring after 35 years. A devout Catholic, she was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church, where she enjoyed working in the bookstore. Sandra also enjoyed bingo, outings to Riverside and accomplishing crosswords. She was a social person, and loved working at the Shriner's hall. Most importantly, Sandra cherished spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Sandra was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Marilyn and Norreen; and brother, Hubert.
Please share your support and memories with Sandra's family on her tribute wall at www.stewartbaxter.com under obituaries.