Sandra B. Kaufman, age 65 of Highland, IL, died Monday, October 30, 2023, at Saint Elizabeth Hospital in O'Fallon, IL.
She was born on Sunday, October 5, 1958, in Highland, IL, the daughter of Sylvester and Lillian (nee Haislar) Marquardt.
On Friday, July 8, 1977, she married Steven A. Kaufman at Edwardsville, IL, who survives.
She was a member of St. Gertrude Catholic Church, Grantforl, IL.
She was born at Highland, grew up in Grantfork and graduated from Highland High School. She lived most of her life in Highland and worked many years at the Clean Uniform Company, Highland. She enjoyed yard sales, puzzles, family, knitting and going to the Highland Speedway.
Husband - Steven A. Kaufman, Sr., Highland, IL
Son - Steven A. (Christina) Kaufman, Jr., Highland, IL
Son - Gerald L. (Kerry) Kaufman, Maryville, IL
Son - Dustin J. (Jessica) Kaufman, Highland, IL
Grandchild - Steven M. Kaufman, Highland, IL
Grandchild - Liam G. Kaufman, Highland, IL
Grandchild - Rylee E. Kaufman, Maryville, IL
Grandchild - Ava M. Pauling, Highland, IL
Grandchild - Levi C. Pauling, Highland, IL
Many - Nieces and Nephews
Many - Great Nieces & Nephews
Brother - Walter C. (Barbara) Marquardt
Brother - Wallace K. Marquardt
Brother - William A. Marquardt
Sister - Sharon M. Starko
Sister - Sheila T. (Tony) Winter.
She was preceded in death by:
Father - Sylvester Charles Marquardt - 12/07/1994
Mother - Lillian Amelia Marquardt (nee Haislar) - Died 3/7/1986
Brother - Wilfred A. "Willie" Marquardt - Died 12/15/2019
Brother - Warren S. Marquardt - Died 2/15/1975
Brother - Wayne J. Marquardt - Died 5/20/1993
Brother - Winston L. Marquardt - Died 8/21/2014
Sister - Sylvia A. Sewell - Died 8/21/2014
Sister - Suzanna M. Mosby-Hamm - Died 3/20/2015.
Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.
Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Monday, November 6, 2023, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL and from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM on Tuesday, November 7, 2023, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.
Funeral Service will be at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, November 7, 2023, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL, with Rev. Paul J. Bonk, Pastor, St. Gertrude Catholic Church, Grantfork, Illinois, officiating.
Interment will be at St. Gertrude Catholic Cemetery in Grantfork, IL.
Memorial contributions may be made to Charity of the Donor’s Choice.
Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home