Patten Funeral Home

71 Union Street, Glace Bay, NS


Sandra Jean Wilneff

January 3, 1955September 18, 2019

It is with heavy hearts that we the family announce the passing of Sandra Jean Wilneff of Birch Grove on Wednesday September 18,2019 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital with loving family at her side. Born in Glace Bay she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Effie MacVicar. She was a member of the Army and Navy where she was treasurer. Mom loved the outdoors especially being out on the boat with Miles. Sandra is survived by her son JJ Wilneff (Melissa); brothers Angus (Diane) MacVicar and Robert (Christine) MacVicar and many nieces and nephews. Besides her parents she was predeceased by husband Miles; brothers Garfield, Donald and Phillip. In following Mom’s wishes cremation has taken under the care and direction of Patten Funeral Home. Funeral service will take place on Wednesday September 25,2019 at 11am in St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church. Online condolences can be sent to www.pattenfuneral.com


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Jason Russell

September 23, 2019

So sorry for your loss JJ

Joe & Dorothy Worthington

September 23, 2019

We are so sorry for your loss

Shauna Metcalfe-strong

September 22, 2019

JJ I'm so deeply sorry for your loss of your mom sandra was such a great friend to me and a great lady and will be greatly missed now she is with your dad and Gary my deepest condolences go out to you and all of your family .💔💔