Sandra KingSandra 'Sandy' King, 48, Saginaw, died Sunday, Nov.
Sandra 'Sandy' King, 48, Saginaw, died Sunday, Nov. 24, 2002, in Virginia Regional Medical Center. Sandy was born Feb. 28, 1954 in Duluth, the daughter of Edward and Joyce (Maple) Thompson. She was a 1972 graduate of Albrook School and took secretarial classes after graduation. Sandy married James King on June 14, 1986 in Cloquet. She was employed as a data processor at Diamond Brands in Cloquet for the last 12 years. Sandy enjoyed crafts, gardening, camping, dancing, being a homemaker, and going to races to watch her son-in-law race. She considered the time she spent being a 'grandma' to her two grandchildren as some of her most precious moments. Her good sense of humor will be missed by all. She was preceded in death by her parents. Sandy is survived by her husband James of Saginaw; her daughter Jennifer Renee (Bruce) Johnson of Culver; two grandchildren Dakota and Savannah Johnson of Culver; four sisters Barb (Frank) Leimer of Mankato, Debbie MacNair (Dave Demenge) of Saginaw, Cheryl Rumpel, and Lori (Bob) Rabbers all of Brookston; three brothers Ed (Cheri) Thompson of Saginaw, Bob (Shawna) Thompson of Rush City, and Jerry (Debbie) Thompson of Floodwood; nieces, nephews and many friends. VISITATIONTuesday, Nov. 26, 2002, from 5 to 8 p.m. in Northland Funeral Home, 801 14th Street, Cloquet. Visitation will continue Wednesday from 12 Noon until the 1 p.m. service in Northland Funeral Home, followed by a time of fellowship and lunch in the Fireside Room of the funeral home. To leave an online tribute or sign the guest book, see northland funeralhome.com.