Sandra Lucille Zimmerman, 77, of Evanston, passed away at home on the morning of June 1, 2013.
Sandra was born Dec. 12, 1937, to Grace and Jerry Weaver, along with a twin sister named Maria. Sandra and Maria were adopted and raised by their paternal uncle and his wife, Eli and Nan Zimmerman. Sandra had a stepsister named Sharon.
The family lived near Kearney, and Sandra worked on the family farm. Sandra was homeschooled by her mother, Nan. She enjoyed playing the piano, and she enjoyed doing needlework.
After her uncle Eli passed away in 1954, Sandra was cared for by her stepsister, Sharon, and her twin sister, Maria.
In 1967, Sandra moved to Wyoming State Hospital and helped with laundry, and served as “hall messanger.”
Sandra was preceded in death by her biological parents, Grace and Jerry Weaver; her adoptive parents, Eli and Nan Zimmerman; and her twin sister, Maria.
Sandra is survived by her loving guardian, Marvin Shaw. Sandra spent the last 17 years of her life at Mountain Regional Services Inc. She will be greatly missed by all who worked with her.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, June 6, 2013. A celebration of Sandra’s life will take place at the Trinity Lutheran Church at 11 a.m. on Thursday, June 6.