Sandra Alice (Stelzer) Rush Age 60 went to be with her Lord and Savior on 1/4/2019 at the Clearwater Care Center in Eau Claire, WI
She was born 1/16/1958 at Luther Hospital in Eau Claire, WI, and was the daughter of Leila Geer and Elmer Stelzer.
Sandra grew up in Chippewa Falls, WI and attended Chippewa Falls Senior High School, as well as some college courses at Chippewa Valley Technical College.
She married Norris W. Rush in 1977 and though they later divorced, they remained close.
Sandra met Randy Alan Albertson in 2012, and the two married on 12/24/2018. Randy was a rock for her and a special part of her life.
Sandra worked at several local nursing homes over the years as a Certified Nursing Assistant and took pride in providing the best care possible to those she served.
She enjoyed collecting fabric and sewing machines, sewing quilts, cooking pancakes with her grandchildren, and gardening. Her many flower gardens were a sight to behold! We will never forget all the time spent walking outside with her admiring her flower gardens. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends, and especially cherished the time she spent with her grandchildren.
Sandra regularly attended Maple Grove Bible Church and thought of its members as family. She loved reading and listening to Bible passages and sharing her faith and love of Jesus whenever she could.
Sandra will be greatly missed by her husband Randy Albertson, ex-husband Norris Rush, children Tamara (Shawn) Davis, David (Christine) Rush, step-children Jason (RaeAnne) Albertson, Melissa Albertson, grandchildren: Benjamin Davis, Maximus Davis, Avery Rush, Emily Rush, Emerald Albertson, Ayliah Albertson, and Alexa Albertson, siblings Richard (Jolly) Stelzer, Patricia Ross, Carol Pawlicki, Kathleen (Arnold) Nitz, Robert (Jill) Stelzer, Tracy (David) Hirsch, Harold Geer, Doran (Sandra) Geer, her many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, Jake, John, and James Whitwam and their families, and many close friends.
She was proceeded in death by her mother and stepfather Leila and Walter Geer, father Elmer Stelzer, brother and sister-in-law Gerald and Patricia Stelzer, brother Donald Geer, nephew Doran Lee Geer, II, and her great niece Lilly Davis.
Funeral services will be held at 11:30 AM on Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at the Maple Grove Bible Church 2494 350th St. Stanley, WI. 54768 with Pastor Steve Mohr officiating.
Interment will be in the Cornell Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 9:30 AM until the time of services Saturday at the Maple Grove Bible Church.
Leiser Funeral Home Cadott, WI.
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