Sandra Rae Dunseth

March 13, 1942 - Feb. 2, 2017


DIXON — Sandra Rae Dunseth, 74, of Dixon, went to her heavenly home surrounded by her loving family, following a brief illness on Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center, Rockford.

Visitation will be held from 4 - 7 p.m., Monday, Feb. 6, 2017, at Preston-Schilling Funeral Home, Ltd. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m., on Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Dixon.

Sandra was born March 13, 1942 in Dixon, the daughter of Russell Harry and Lily Ann (Zimmerman) Johnson. Sandra was a Dixon High School Graduate Class of 1960. She married David Dunseth on Sept. 22, 1963 in Dixon. He preceded her in death on March 24, 2003.  Sandra enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren

Surviving her are her three children, David (Tammy) Dunseth II, Sherrie Faley, and Denise Moser, all of Dixon; two brothers, Russell H. Johnson, Jr., of Dixon, Wesley (Karen) Johnson, of Dixon; four sisters, Irene Krahenbuhl, of Dixon, Linda (Mike) Burgess, of Dixon, Janet (Mike) Merriman, of Groveland, Fla., Dixie (Dave) Underhile, of Dixon; six grandchildren, David Dunseth III, Stephanie Faley, William Moser, Jr., Vanessa Moser, Alexander Moser, Matthew Faley; one great granddaughter, Baylee Dunseth; and many nieces and nephews.

Sandra was also preceded in death by her parents, one sister, Betty Deets Bois, and one brother, Neil E. Johnson.

A memorial has been established.

Arrangements are being completed by Preston-Schilling Funeral Home, Ltd., Dixon.

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