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Sandra S. Pettit Dornfeld, 81, of Rockford, passed away on Friday, June 8, 2018. Born on March 19, 1937 in Rockford, Illinois, the daughter of Ralph and Eileen (Bregach) McClelland. Graduated from West High School, 1955. Sandra married Forrest D. Pettit in 1955. He predeceased her on June 16, 1969. She worked for Illinois Bell, U.D.L. Lab, and was a Manager for Clark Oil. Sandra enjoyed bingo, bowling and Chicago Cubs. She loved all animals, especially her dog Peanut.
Survived by her son, Mark (Kate) Pettit; daughter, Linda (Charles) Didier; sisters, Diane (Robert) McClelland and Barbra Shafer; brother, Richard (Sheila) McClelland; grandchildren, Devon, Robert, Kayliegh, Rhiannon, Kayla, and Whitney; two great-grandchildren, Olivia and Hunter; and numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents.
Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 1829 N. Rockton Ave, Rockford with Reverend Eric Lemonholm officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. prior to the service in the church. Burial at Willwood Burial Park. Memorials may be made to the family.

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  1. Dorrita Price

    Just saw this. So sorry for the family. I grew up with Sandy we were great friends if it had not been for her I never would have met my husband Jack Price back in 1952. RIP dear friend. One day we will catch up and have time to talk. God Bless. Doe Shipman Price

  2. Angie Weber

    Dearest Linda-- I was so sorry to hear about your mom passing away . She was quite a gal . One of things I loved about her was, she was a Die-Hard Cubs fan !!!!! RIP Sandy . Angie Weber

  3. Judy schultz

    Rip my friend you were one of the best friends best neighbor and best bingo buddy I ever had mom will play bingo with you and Berber in heaven you guys wait for me to win the jackpot our foursome always do it again rip

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