Margery Sanford, age 82, of Isanti died March 31, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 7:00 PM on Tuesday, April 9th at Strike Life Tributes in Isanti with a visitation from 4:00 PM until service time at 7:00 PM.
Marge was born October 22, 1936 in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin to Iva and Bill Peet. Their family moved to Crookston, Minnesota and later to NE Minneapolis. She graduated from Edison High School in 1956 and was married to Ed Sanford shortly after graduation. They were happily married for over 62 years. They lived in NE Minneapolis and Columbia Heights before moving to Isanti in 1971 where they have lived ever since.
Marge loved traveling and camping in their motor home and fishing in Canada with friends. Their yearly winter trips to Mission, Texas and vacations in Branson since 1996 were very special to Marge. She also enjoyed playing card games, sitting by a campfire with family and friends telling stories, and in her younger years, snowmobiling.
Marge passed away March 31, 2019 at the age of 82 years, 5 months and 9 days. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a brother, Don Peet and his wife Mitzi, and brother-in-law, Stan Cveykus.
Marge will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Ed; children, Mike, Mark (Paulette), and Michelle (John) Tieden; siblings, Roger (Gail) Peet, and Shirley Cveykus; grandchildren, Lisa, Andrea, Brittany, and Nikita; many great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Great woman. Will be missed by many. I remember her stories and laugh
I can remember times we would go in motor home and go to lake go fishing and crawdading during the summer time, sit around the fire and just talk about our lives. I won’t forget my grandma, she was awesome person to me and many others,even though we lived so far apart we still spoke even as the years passed and my family grew she was still there for me! I love u grandma and I will miss u greatly! I can’t believe ur gone, it breaks my heart and I can’t express words how I feel!