Sandra "Sam" Card
                         September 24, 1941 -- September 6, 2013

Sandra J. "Sam" Card, 71, of Elkhart, formerly of LaGrange, GA, died at 8:
30 am, on Friday, September 6, at Greenleaf Health Campus, Elkhart. She
was born on September 24, 1941 in Duluth, MN, to Alfred and Arlyne
(Hegman) Moore. On July 16, 1961 she married Glenn H. Card, he died
September 8, 1989. Surviving are two daughters, Shari (Lyle) Bontrager of
Middlebury, Stacy (Michael) Peters of Elkhart; son, Steven (Judy) Card of
Dalton, GA; four grandchildren, Amiee and Anthony Bontrager, Sumner
and Cooper Card;Her mother in Duluth, MN; a sister, Cherie (Ray)
Peterson of Lees Summit, MO. She was preceded in death by her husband,
and father. She was a member of Trinity on the Hill Methodist Church,
LaGrange, GA where she played the piano and sang in the choir. She
retired from Shorewood Packaging, LaGrange in 2001. She was a longtime
volunteer with the Troup County Humane Society and was a member of
the LaGrange Newcomers Club. Sam enjoyed playing golf and bridge as
well as the piano, reading, doing crossword puzzles and especially
enjoyed her dogs, Abby and Missy. Cremation will take place and family
services will be held at a later date. Memorials may be given to Troup
County Humane Society1390 Orchard Hill Road LaGrange, GA 30240.  

                                  Current Online Condolences
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I am so sorry for the loss of Sandra.  My sympathy to the family.  Hope you
each have cherished memories to help you through the difficult days
ahead.  She was quite the gal!  Lots of mischief in those eyes and lots of
fun to back it up!  I wish her peace.
From: Gloria Collard DeSmedt

I am so sorry for the loss of Sandra.  My sympathy to the family.  Hope you
each have cherished memories to help you through the difficult days
ahead.  She was quite the gal!  Lots of mischief in those eyes and lots of
fun to back it up!  I wish her peace.
From: Gloria Collard DeSmedt

How sorry I am to Hear of Sandra's death.  She was a dear friend in high
school.  We had many fun parties at her house and she was fun in band,
too.  We also had many fun times at House of Hope church in choir and
doing special music.  We will miss her special Christmas letters also.  We
are sad about her. We will all miss her.
With love and sympathy,
From:  Bryant & Mischelle (Tomlan Ovich) Johnson

My husband & I got to know Sam through the Troup County Humane
Society. She worked tirelessly for the homeless animals in our community,
continuing even after she could hardly walk. Sam is definitely missed here
in LaGrange!
From:  Brenda and Bill Harris

Sam and I worked together at Shorewood Pkg.  She was always such a
cheerful person who found time to be active in her church, the humane
society and the “comers club in LaGrange.”  She will be greatly missed by
many friends.
From:  Loyce Harman

She lit up many lives in LaGrange and her presence will be missed.  Our
condolences to her survivors.
From:  Mayme Meeker

To Sam’s children I want to send my deepest sympathy.  I knew her as
Sam.  She was my friend in Newcomer’s Club.  We have been missing her
since she moved away.  She was a wonderful lady.
From:  Sandra Schweizer

Our deepest sympathy to all of the family.
From:  Jim & Rhonda Wilbanks, Cohutta, GA

I knew Sam through the Newcomers Club in LaGrange. She was always
active and involved and had so many friends through Newcomers, bridge,
golf, her church and the Humane Society. She inspired us all and loved to
have a good time - such a fun person to be with. Sam will be greatly
missed by all who knew her. Our deepest sympathy to all the family.
From: Mary Lynn and Jerry Bryant

We would like to extend our condolences and best wishes to Sam’s family.
My husband and I knew Sam through the Newcomers Club. She was
always upbeat and fun to be with. We will miss her.
From:  Lou and Elfrieda Harvath
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