Sandra “Sandy” Dee Gatfield passed away to be with Jesus December 29, 2017, at her home in Rathdrum, Idaho with her husband Sam Walter Gatfield of 27 years by her side. Sandy was born in Cleveland, Ohio on November 27, 1960 to (Mother) Shirley June Schlichter (husband Steve) and (Father) the late Gerald Philip Klinger (wife Christie).
Sandy is survived by her husband, Sam Gatfield, son Eric Allen Gilbertson age 35, of Glendale, Arizona, and daughter Melissa Louise Gatfield age 25, of Post Falls, Idaho. Sandy is also survived by her siblings (two sisters) Diane June Storzabach of Oakley, California, Christina Kay Green, of Danville, California, (one) brother Ricky Philip Klinger, wife Diana of Brentwood, California and numerous loving nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and many many friends who loved her dearly.
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