Sandy Landrus of Thief River Falls, MN passed away on Friday, November 23, 2018 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND with her loving family at her side, at the age of 69.

Funeral service will be held at 10:30 AM on Friday, November 30, 2018 at Johnson Funeral Service in Thief River Falls, MN with Larry Myhrer officiating.  Burial will be held at a later date.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM with a 7:00 PM prayer service on Thursday, November 29, 2018.  Visitation will also be held one hour prior to the service on Friday at the funeral home.

Sandra “Sandy” Kay Brown was born to Oscar and Blanche (Thornton) Brown on October 5, 1949 in Red Lake Falls, MN.  She was baptized and confirmed at the Plummer Presbyterian Church.  Sandy went through school in Plummer.

Sandy was married to Darryl Weigel on March 18, 1967.  To this marriage three sons were born – Darrin, Jason, and Jamie.

On December 20, 1989 Sandy was married to Russ Landrus.  Together they made their home in Thief River Falls, MN.

Sandy enjoyed camping and spending time with family and friends.

Sandy worked at many jobs including restaurant work, Hydra Mac for a short time, Pamida for many years, Hugo’s for a short time, and the Thief River Care Center, retiring on June 18, 2015.  On August 18th she found out she had cancer.  The rest of her retirement years were spent battling cancer.

Sandy is survived by her husband, Russ of Thief River Falls, MN; sons, Darrin Weigel of Thief River Falls, MN, Jason (Heather) Weigel of New Ulm, MN, and Jamie (Tara) Weigel of Thief River Falls, MN; 9 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; brothers, Don Brown, Jerry (Bonnie) Brown, and Dale (Emma) Brown all of Thief River Falls, MN; brother-in-law, Glen (Annette) Landrus of Grand Rapids, MN; sisters-in-law, Gail Garner of Bovey, MN and Carol Garner of Deer River, MN; dear friend, Roni Weigel; many nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.

She was preceded in death by her infant son; her parents, Oscar and Blanche; infant sister; infant niece, Brandy; her grandparents; sister-in-law, Lee Brown; niece and her husband, Linda and Keith Erickson; nephew, Mike Brown.

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