Sandra M.'s Story
Sandra Gaumond, 74, of Methuen, passed away on Thursday, August 10, 2017, surrounded by her loving family at Holy Family Hospital, Methuen, after a long illness.
Sandra was born and educated in Princeton, Maine. She was an avid card and bingo player. Sandra loved being around her family and close friends along with the two loves of her life, her dogs, Lady and Karmella. Sandra worked as an electrical mechanical assembler for many years before her retirement. She was a longtime member of the American Legion Auxillary, Post 122, Methuen. Sandra was the daughter of the late Effie Mae (Moholland) Allen and Joseph D. Wheeler. She was predeceased by three brothers and one sister, Sonny Wheeler, Fred Allen, Norman Allen, and Sylvia Lebel. Her family members include her sisters and their husbands, Donna and John Blattenburger of Methuen, and Donalda and Ralph Allen of Alexander, Maine. She also leaves her five daughters and one son, Sheryl Jimenez of Methuen, Lisa Privitera of Methuen, Hazel and her husband, Frank Keyes of Methuen, Shauna Privitera of Merrimac, Sarah Wheeler Laperriere of Hampstead, N.H., and Carl Downey of Methuen; as well as her six grandchildren, Moses, Kamryn, Lucas, Logan, Brayden, and Lyncoln; and her two great-grandchildren, Jaxon and Jordyn. Sandra also leaves her sister-in-law, Patricia Wheeler, and several nieces and nephews, and numerous close friends.
Family and friends are invited to visiting hours on Tuesday August 15, 2017, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Charles F. Dewhirst Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, Methuen. Funeral services will be at 6 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be private. To leave an online condolence, please go to www.dewhirstfuneral.com.
Published on  August 13, 2017