Sandra Kay Holland

Alton | Wednesday, June 27 2012

Sandra Kay Holland, 69, went to be with the Lord on June 27, 2012 at 12:00 pm at her home. She was fortified with the Holy Sacraments and surrounded by her loved ones.


Born April 7, 1943 in Alton, she was the daughter of the late William L. and Dolores (McConnell) Peipert Sr. She attended St. Patrick’s Catholic Grade School and graduated from Marquette High School in 1961. She received a LPN Degree from St. Joseph’s Nursing School in 1963. She worked at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Alton for a short period. In 2003 after 35 years of service, she retired from Schnuck’s as an Assistant Head Checker.

She married John W. Holland on August 15, 1964 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. Later divorced in 1980 and never remarried.

She enjoyed gardening and spending time with her grandchildren. She was a loving and caring sister and friend to many and will be greatly missed by five brothers and four sisters-in-law, William L. Peipert Jr., Thomas Guy and Judy Peipert, Christopher John and Jeanne Peipert, Timothy Allen and Gina Peipert, and Ander Dean and Sue Peipert, all of the Alton-Godfrey area; three sisters and two brothers-in-law, Mary Jo and Larry Lindsay of Rosewood Heights, Cynthia Ann and Jim Sumner of Summersville, SC, and Lisbeth Peipert of Godfrey; two children Julie and Kevin Holland; and four grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a son, Kelly Holland.

Per her request there will be no visitation.

Staten-Fine Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Online tributes and condolences can be found at

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