Sandra Wilson

Obituary of Sandra Wilson

Passed away on Thursday, March 2, 2017. Sandra was born in Cape Town, South Africa on April 6, 1951, the first of 4 daughters to Walter and Marjorie Oliver. At the age of 16, she immigrated to Canada with her family and grew up in Toronto. While attending high school, Sandy met her future husband, Jim Wilson. Together they moved to Whitehorse, Yukon where they laid roots and raised a family.

Loving wife of Jim. Wonderful mother of Mike, Sam (Carlo) and Pat. Dear sister of Charmaine (Sandy), Judy (Dean), and Jackie (Jack), and sister-in-law of Maureen (the late Walt). Cherished Aunt of Dione, Adam (Amy) and Jessica (Matt), Lindsay and Maddy, Jade and Jordan, Dan (Maya), Wes (Ashley) and Britt (Stefan). There are so many more dear relatives and friends in South Africa, Toronto and Whitehorse who will feel her loss. Sandy will be remembered for her warmth, laughter, infectious personality, and her strong belief in family.

Visitation will be held at the R.S. Kane Funeral Home (6150 Yonge St., at Goulding, south of Steeles) on Friday, March 10, 2017 from 7-9 p.m. and Saturday, March 11, 2017 from 10-11 a.m. A Celebration of Sandra’s Life will take place on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Yukon Women’s Transition Home Society would be appreciated.