Sandra Mae ‘Sandy’ Detwiler

Dec. 18, 1953 - Aug. 10, 2017

Sandra Mae “Sandy” Detwiler, 63, Altoona, died Thursday at UPMC Altoona.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Frederick H. and Jean (Conrad) Simm. On Sept. 7, 1974, she married Charles Detwiler in Altoona, and he preceded her in death.

Surviving are a sister, Sharon L. Seymour of Altoona; and her stepmother, Eleanor Simm of Altoona.

She was preceded in death by a son, Edward Detwiler on Jan. 4, 2001; and a brother, Edward Simm.

For 15 years, Sandy was a laborer for the Salvation Army, and she previously drove cabs for four years.

She enjoyed bingo, dice and crocheting, and she loved her cat, Michael.

Friends will be received from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, at Myers-Somers Funeral Home Inc., 501 Sixth Ave., Altoona, where a memorial service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Pastor Tyler Pepper officiating. Interment will be held at Grandview Cemetery.