Interment will take place at Mt. Zion Catholic Cemetery in Fonda.
Sandra Lou Barrett, the daughter of Raymond and Esther Armstrong Spiess, was born Oct. 14, 1942, in Fort Dodge, Iowa. She was raised in Knoke, Iowa, and received her education in Pomeroy, Iowa.
Sandie married Patrick J. Barrett on Aug. 5, 1961, in Fonda, Iowa. Following their marriage they lived in the communities of Fonda, Emmetsburg and Spencer. While living in Spencer, Sandie worked at various retail positions. She was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Sandie's greatest joy was raising and caring for her children and spending time with her grandchildren. She also enjoyed her flower garden and her cats.
Sandie passed away on May 12, 2012, at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer at the age of 69.
She is preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her husband, Pat, of Spencer; her children: Timothy P. Barrett (Andrea) and their children: Jon and Ben; Todd Barrett and his child, Austin; and Teresa Ukena (Larry) and their children: Jordan, Megan and Lauren; her sister, Delores Kacmarynski, and her husband, Phil, of West Bend, Iowa; her brother, Marlin Spiess, of Knoke, Iowa.; her beloved cat, Boots; her nieces and nephews, other relatives and many friends.
Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.