Sandra L. Getz

Date of Death: 10/17/2019

Sandra L. Getz

Oct. 22, 1942 - Oct. 17, 2019

Sandra L. Getz, 76, Hershey, formerly of Altoona, passed away Thursday in Harrisburg.

She was born in Kittanning, daughter of the late Arnold and Shirley (Moranz) Adelson. On June 21, 1964, she married Ronald Getz, who preceded her in death.

Surviving are a daughter, Robin Tomeo (Joseph) of Camp Hill; and three grandchildren: Brandon Tomeo, Courtney Getz and Carley Getz.

She was preceded in death by a son, Michael Getz; and a sister, Carol Adelson.

Sandra earned both a bachelor's and master's degree in education from Penn State University and retired as a reading specialist in the Altoona Area School District. She was a former member of Agudath Achim Congregation.

Sandra enjoyed reading and spending time with her grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, at Agudath Achim Cemetery, Altoona, by Cantor Benjamin Matis.

The family requests that memorial contributions be made to: Mike Getz MC6GC Paradise Farms Scholarship, c/o Downingtown Educational Foundation, 540 Trestle Place, Downingtown, PA 19335.

Arrangements are by E. Merrill Smith Funeral Home Inc., 2309 Broad Ave., Altoona.

Site Designed and Maintained by DiAndrea Media, Inc.