Sandra L. Van Wormer, age 59, of Town of Scott, passed away late Sunday Afternoon , (May 5th), at her home after a courageous two year battle with cancer.
She was born on November 8, 1953 in Calumet, Michigan, a daughter of the late Carl and Harriett Zuvich Hookana. She attended Calumet Grade Schools and graduated from Calumet High School in 1971.
On July 9, 1983 she married David Van Wormer in Jackson, WI. The couple has resided in the Town of Scott since their marriage.
Sandra worked as a customer service representative for many companies in the area and lately at Corevac Company in Oostburg. She enjoyed making knick knacks, decorating her home and spending time with her loving family and friends.
Survivors include: her husband: Dave of Town of Scott, Two children: Zack Van Wormer (Special friend: Mercedes) of West Jordan, Utah, Caitlin Van Wormer (Fiancé: Danny Espen) of Town of Scott, One grandson: Brantley Van Wormer, One brother: John (Betty) Hookana of Marquette, MI, One step brother: Bruce (Pat) Wagner of Gratiot Lake, WI , Four sisters: Marge Peschman of L’anse, MI, Carol Ochowicz of Adell, Kathy Hookana of Hancock, Mary Hookana of Hancock, Her mother-in-law: Barbara Van Wormer of Jenison, MI, Two brothers-in-law: Dennis (Lisa) Van Wormer of Ada, MI, Doug Van Wormer of Jenison, MI, Three sisters-in-law: Debbie (Steve) Werner of Lansing, MI, Denise (Chuck) Husby of Jenison, MI, Becky (Jack) Hopp of Spring Lake, MI. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, father-in-law: Wayne Van Wormer, stepfather: Bill Wagner, two brothers-in-law: John and Larry, one nephew: Clayton.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, (May 11th) at 12:00 Noon at the Suchon Funeral Home in Plymouth. Chaplain Nancy Simez of Sharon S. Richardson Hospice will officiate. Cremation will follow the services. Friends and family may call at the Suchon Funeral Home from 10:00 A.M. on Saturday until the time of services.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established in Sandra’s name.
The Suchon Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Plymouth is serving her family. For online condolences, please visit www.suchonfh.com
The family would like to send special thanks to the staff at Froedtert Cancer Center and the Sharon S. Richardson Hospice (especially Jason) for all your care, compassion and comfort.