Sandra Mae “Sandy” Arnevik
May 10, 1942 - March 17, 2019
LAKE MILLS - Sandra Mae “Sandy” Arnevik went to her heavenly home on March 17, 2019.
She was born on Mother's Day May 10, 1942 in Forest City, IA and raised on the family farm near Scarville in Winnebago County. She was the daughter of Selmer “Sam” and Myrtle (Hamsund) Arnevik. She was baptized at Bethel Lutheran Church, Vinje, IA and confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Scarville, IA.
Sandy attended Scarville Elementary School, graduating from Lake Mills High School, LaJames Beauty School, Albert Lea Vocational-Technical College, and Westmar College. She owned and operated several beauty shops and built a career in cosmetology.
She loved music, dancing, drinking coffee, and good conversation. A trip to Europe was one of the highlights of her life.
In addition to her parents and grandparents, Ole and Engel Arnevik and Ingvald and Emma Hamsund, Sandy was preceded in death by her significant other Chuck Escherich.
Surviving her are her siblings Jerry (Cindy) Arnevik,Troy, MO, Marlin (Mary) Arnevik, Melbourne, FL, Sylvia (Mark) Gulick, Johnson City, TN, and Sara (Maynard) Stensrud, Waseca, MN. Sandy leaves no biological children but she mothered many, including Chuck's family and her own nieces and nephews and their families.
Sandy's family will host a Celebration of Life at a future date.
Hogan Bremer Moore Colonial Chapel, 126 3rd St NE, Mason City. (641)423-2372.