Ralph Sandy Jr.
Ralph E. Sandy Jr., 48, died Feb. 6 in Washington.
Born Oct. 10, 1959, in Peoria to Ralph and Betty Ellison Sandy Sr., he married Shirley Jarvis July 31, 1982, in Waterloo, Iowa. She survives.
Also surviving are his mother, Betty Sandy of Peoria; one daughter, Rikki (Wes Campbell) Sandy of Washington; one son, Wesley Sandy of Peoria; two grandsons; four sisters, Sandra Sandy of Peoria, Debra (Danny) Johnson of Creve Coeur, Darlene Stewart and Donita Humphreys, both of Washington; one brother, Rick Sandy of Florida and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father and one brother, Raymond.
He was a concrete finisher, a trade he learned from his father.
He worked out of the Cement Mason’s & Operator’s Local in Peoria.
Memorials may be made to his grandchildren’s education fun, c/o Heartland Bank in Washington.