Sandra "Sandy" Jo (Cribbs) Patterson

July 4, 1944 ~ April 17, 2021 (age 76)

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The Lord has found one of his lost angels and has taken her home to be with Him.
Sandra Jo “Sandy” Patterson was born on July 4, 1944 in Salem, Oregon to parents, Joseph and Edith Turnidge Cribbs. She took her journey home to heaven on April 17, 2021 from her home in Hermiston, Oregon at the age of 76 years. After high school, Sandy graduated from business school and worked for the family business, Cribbs Brothers Logging. She has lived in Hermiston, Oregon for the past 35 years where she served many people as an in-home care giver. She loved people and felt this was her calling. Sandy enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing cards, word search puzzles and walks in the park. She cherished spending time with her family and her fur babies.

She is survived by the love of her life: Donald Norton, son: Jerry and wife Diane; daughter Suzun; grandchildren: Steven & Tausha; great grandchildren: Rayvonie, Ayonna, Pricilla, Hector, Lluvia, Zak, Sarah, Makalya, Kiki and Bleau; great great grandchildren: Koasie and Able; many fur babies, one of which was Brulee who joined Sandy so they could make their trip to God together.

Sandy was preceded in death by her parents, a brother: Pearly “Tony” Cribbs and 2 grandsons: JD and Michael.       

A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. at the Crossroads Community Church, 350 N. Sherman St., Stanfield, Oregon.

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Celebration of Life
April 24, 2021

11:00 AM
Crossroads Community Church
350 N. Sherman Street
Stanfield, OR 97875

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