Sandra L. Payne, 75, Cape Vincent

CAPE VINCENT, NY  –  Sandra L. Payne, 75, of State Route 12E, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, under the care of Hospice of Jefferson County.

Sandra was born on May 31, 1944, to the late Gordon and Edna (Radley) O’Brien.

Sandra married Aurthur Payne on May 5, 1962. They had many wonderful years together until Aurthur passed on Nov. 10, 1998.

Sandra was known for making mittens for every student that attended Cape Vincent Elementary School for many years. She also enjoyed having lunch with her friends.

Sandra is survived by her children: Michael (Barbara) Payne, Lafargeville, NY; Andrew (David Rappold) Payne, Port Richie, FL; and Phillip (Roxanne) Payne, Cape Vincent, NY. She is also survived by her siblings: Brenda Blanchfield, Watervlet, NY; Stanley O’Brien Sr., Goose Creek, SC; Wayne (Cathy) O’Brien, Las Vegas, NV; Daniel (Ellen) O’Brien, Cape Vincent, NY; and Wanda Merchant, Cape Vincent, NY; three grandchildren: Megan, Kyle (Amanda), and Caitlin Payne; along with several nieces and nephews.

Sandra was predeceased by her parents and husband.

Calling hours will be 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday Nov. 9, 2019, with a funeral service officiated by Father Ray Diesbourg to follow at Cleveland Funeral Home, 188 Broadway, Cape Vincent, NY 13618.

Donations may be made to Hospice Of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham Street Watertown, NY 13601.

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