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June F. Sandridge, 91, Paola, died Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at North Point Skilled Nursing in Paola.

Visitation is planned for 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, followed by a funeral service at 3 p.m. in the Penwell-Gabel Paola Chapel, 305 N. Pearl, Paola. Burial will be in the Sutton Cemetery, Baldwin City. Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Scott Sandridge, Brook Neinstedt, Aryk Sandridge, Rodney Dryden, Jeff Eitel, Tristan McClelland, Travis McGhee and Larry Hale.  

June was born Sept. 19, 1921, at Baldwin City. She was the daughter of Philo Karl and Mary Etta (Beckerdite) Beck.

She grew up in Baldwin City and graduated from Baldwin City High School.    

She was united in marriage to Franklin Eugene Sandridge July 17, 1949, in Baldwin City. They were the parents of four children.

They made their home in Lenexa for one year and then moved to Harrisonville, Mo., where they resided until 1955. At that time, they moved to Paola and lived on their rural farm.  

June was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Ottawa where she was very active. She played the piano for many years. She was the church clerk. She was very involved with the church’s Dorcas Society and Disaster Relief.    

She was preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Nancy Sandridge, who died in 2004; and one sister, Elaine Potts.   

Survivors include her husband, Frank; two sons, Larry Sandridge and wife, Karen, Gladstone, Mo., and Neil Sandridge and wife, Sharon, Holt, Mo.; one daughter, Mary Jean Schuman, Paola; nine grandchildren, Scott Sandridge, Kari Nienstedt, Aryk Sandridge, Marlo Sandridge, Barbara Dryden, Brenda Eitel, Belinda McClelland, Brenna McGhee and Angie Hale; 24 great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.

Memorials are suggested to the Odyssey Hospice.  

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