Sandra Kaufman

Highland |

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.

Survivors include:

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.

Obit Provided By:
Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home

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