Sandra E. Nelson
WOONSOCKET- Sandra E. Nelson, 66, of Greene St., died suddenly Sunday, June 30, 2013 in her home.
Born in Boston, MA, she was the daughter of the late Elwood E. and Clara B. (Davis) Nelson, and had lived in Boston most of her life.
She worked as a technician for Honeywell and had previously worked for General Scanning and Laser Science, Inc. Sandra enjoyed photography and had begun attending St. James Episcopal Church.
Sandra is survived by her cousin, Barbara Kamya and her husband Joel of Cary, NC; two nieces, Darlene Kamya Middleton of Raleigh, NC, and Stacey Kamya Grigsby of Alexandria, VA; two grand nieces, Audrianna Kamya Young of Raleigh, NC, and Thalia Grigsby of Alexandria, VA; two grand nephews, Andrew Kamya of Raleigh, NC, and Sherlock Grigsby II of Alexandria, VA; and many friends and companions including her special friend Jack Mahoney of Woonsocket.
Her funeral will be held Wednesday, July 3, 2013 beginning with visitation at 10:00 AM in the Holt Funeral Home, 510 South Main St., Woonsocket, RI, with a service to follow at 11 AM. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Woonsocket Cat Sanctuary, 266 Mendon Rd., Woonsocket, RI 02895.