Alan Sandberg

April 27, 1953October 23, 2012

Harry Alan Sandberg, 59, of Victoria, went to be with our Lord Jesus on October 23, 2012. He was born on April 27, 1953, in Austin, to the late Harry Alvin Sandberg, Jr. and Dorothy Carlson Sandberg. Alan graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Chemical Engineering and began his career at DuPont where he worked for 35 years, most currently as Senior I.T. Leader at the Victoria and Corpus Christi plants. He was a member of Fellowship Bible Church where he served as elder and Sunday School leader. With a true servant’s heart, he loved his family and friends and served wherever there was a need. Alan is survived by his wife Trudie Moses Sandberg; son Ryan Payne, daughter Christa Shuman and husband Clint, and son Clinton Sandberg and wife Laura; grandchildren Troy Nunn-Payne, Courtney Shuman, Colby Shuman and Marlow Payne; sisters Jeanne Koonce and Nancy Watson and husband Luke; brother Kevin Sandberg and wife Audrey; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. A visitation for family and friends will be held Friday at 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rosewood Funeral Chapel, 3304 Mockingbird Ln. Viewing will begin again on Saturday at 10 am at the Fellowship Bible Church with the funeral service at 1:00 PM Saturday at Fellowship Bible Church, 3401 N. Ben Jordan. Graveside services will be at 5:00 p.m. at Burns Cemetery in Blue, TX. Pallbearers will be nephews David Koonce, Todd Koonce, Keaton Sandberg, Cooper Sandberg, Derek Spillar and Jimmy Wayne Johnson. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Fellowship Bible Church and Warrior’s Weekend, P.O. Box 2052, Victoria, TX 77902. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at


  • Funeral Service Saturday, October 27, 2012
  • Vistation Friday, October 26, 2012

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Joe and Leah Huth

October 31, 2012

Alan was always a joy to be around and such a hard worker. We treasure the times we spent together in Goliad and Victoria.

October 29, 2012

Oh Clint, I'm so sorry for your loss.
Blessings to you and your family.
MaryG Zell

Hal & Anita Carlson

October 27, 2012

Alan, my cousin and friend, We shared lots of good times together in Georgetown and Victoria.The summer of 1972 is my prized memory when we went camping and fishing,oh how the years fly.

Bill Tumlinson

October 27, 2012

Alan was a true friend. Sincere and giving, he was always there when you needed him. Alan made the day brighter when he was around. I will miss him. My deepest sympathies.

October 26, 2012

So very sorry to hear of your loss. I have walked in your shoes and it is so devastating that words cannot express it. You and your family are in my prayers and thoughts.
Brenda Alanis

October 26, 2012

Clint and Clint,

So sorry to hear about your dad and father-in-law. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Steve Faulkner - Pflugerville Middle School 7th grade Science

October 26, 2012

My prayer is that the sweet memories of your loved one will comfort your hearts at this time.

Brenda Baker(PMS-PISD)

October 26, 2012

Clinton, I am so sorry this happened. He must have been a wonderful man because he has a wonderful son. My thoughts and prayers will be with you and your family.
Mary Hartzell

Barbara Alarcon

October 25, 2012

Christa & Clint,
We are praying for peace & comfort during this difficult time. I know you will have a great celebration of his life, but will miss him terribly.

October 25, 2012

Although we did not know Alan I can be sure he comes from a great family. May he rest in peace.
Tim and Sara Scott
Friends of Jolen and Shanna.