Sandra "Sandy" Josephine Ostby

May 23, 1951June 15, 2012
Obituary of Sandra "Sandy" Josephine Ostby
Sandra “Sandy” J. Ostby, 61, passed away unexpectedly on June 15, 2012. She was born on May 23, 1951, in Memphis TN. Loving daughter of the late Joseph Smith Ostby, Jr. and Viola Childress Ostby. Sandy attended Overton High School, in Memphis TN. She received a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Tennessee, a Masters in Food Sciences from Colorado State University and a Masters in Business Administration from Memphis State University. Sandy worked at the Murdoch Center in Butner NC, as the Food Services Director. Sandy is survived by her 2 brothers, Joseph Ostby and his wife Ann, of Oxford NC, and Steve Lee, of Ft. Lauderdale FL. She will be dearly missed by her niece, Angel Rollins and husband David and her nephew, Lonnie Glover and wife Christie; and her 4 great nephews, Christopher and Johnathan Glover and Joey and Cameron Rollins; as well as her beloved dogs, Minnie and Sammie. A Celebration of Sandy’s Life will be held at 3:00 pm on Saturday June 23, at the Chapel of Mitchell Funeral Home, 7209 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh NC, with a reception to follow the service. Flowers are accepted, or memorial donations can be made to: American Cancer Society, Inc., in memory of Sandy. Condolences and memories can be shared at

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