Constableville – Sandra (Sandy) Marie (Felshaw) Roberts, 70, crossed over into Heaven on October 1, 2023, peacefully in the comfort of her home, next to her best girl.
Sandy was born on September 26, 1953, in Constableville, the daughter of Robert “Barney” Felshaw and Amelia Cihocki. She attended South Lewis Central School graduating with the class of 1971, and graduated from SUNY-Fredonia in 1975 with a bachelor’s degree in Speech and Language Pathology. Sandy began her lifelong career with Lewis County Head Start shortly thereafter, becoming the Executive Director in 2006, and retiring in 2017 after nearly 42 years with the program. Following her “retirement”, Sandy then became the Executive Director of Constable Hall in 2018, where she again “retired” in 2020.
Sandy was united in marriage to Dale William Roberts in 1975; from that union produced her greatest achievement. Sandy is survived by her daughter, best friend and #1 cookie, Ashley Marie, and partner Corey Skurpski, her special niece, Wendy Moxley, siblings; Cynthia (Dean) Moxley, Kim (Jackie Carpenter) Felshaw, Kevin (Chryl) Felshaw, Patricia (Frank) Platt and Annette (Phil) Szablewski, several other nieces and nephews and friends.
Calling hours will be Thursday, October 5th, from 4-8pm at Trainor Funeral Home, Inc., 143 Schuyler Street, Boonville. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, October 6, 2023 at 11am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Constableville with internment to follow at Rural Cemetery, Constableville. A procession past some of Sandy’s most cherished places will begin that same day at Trainor’s at 10am. A luncheon will be held at the Constableville Volunteer Fire Company Fire Hall following internment. Food donations may be dropped off that same day, beginning at 10am. Memorial contributions may be made to Constable Hall or to Constableville Volunteer Fire Department in Sandy’s name.
*There’s only one thing more precious than our time and that’s who we spend it on*