|Sandra S. (Seese) Wakefield
September 20, 1937 – April 26, 2019
Sandra “Sandy” Wakefield, 81, of Culver, IN, passed away on April 26, 2019 at St. Joseph Health System,
Sandy was born to Clarence and Violet (Bickel) Seese on September 20, 1937, in Plymouth, IN. After high
school she graduated from the University of New York and became a registered nurse. On April 26, 2003, she
was married to Rudy Wakefield in Culver, IN. He survives.
Sandy was a woman of many interests. She was an avid genealogist, a conchologist who became an expert on
shells, as well as a former president of the Friends of the Library in Culver. She was a sweet and loving woman
with a big heart.
In addition to her husband, Sandy is survived by her daughters: Kathryn (Rod) Ensley of Pensacola, FL, Cheryl
Spence of Camarillo, CA, Pebbles (Michael) Gentilman of Meridian, ID, and Misty (Matt) Nies of Lake of the
Woods, IN; 9 grandchildren, and 8 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Bud
Seese, and daughters Merrie Melody and Kitti Ann.
A time of visitation will be held at the Odom Funeral Home, Culver, on Thursday, May 2, 2019 from 1:30 – 2:30
PM EDT. Rev. Mike Cissna will officiate services at the funeral home at 2:30 PM EDT. Burial will follow at
Culver Masonic Cemetery.
Memorials may be made in Sandy’s name to the Friends Of the Library in Culver.