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Sandra Kaye Gates, 70, of Gloucester, died Feb. 27, 2017 at her home.

Sandra was born in Illinois, and attended Round Lake High. She was a member of Round Lakes’ Calvary Presbyterian Church.

Sandra was a longtime clerk at the Gloucester Pharmacy. Over the years, she had collected a large collection of bears. She made fringed blankets for the children of the CHKD hospital. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who will be dearly missed.

She is survived by her husband, George Gates; daughters, Lea Rae Gates, Eunice Marie Gates and Shenna Sikora; four grandchildren, and three sisters, Wainani, Peggy and Charlotte.

A memorial service conducted by the Rev. Douglas Nagel will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 4, 2017, at Hogg Funeral Home, Gloucester Point. The family will receive friends Friday, March 3, 2017, from 7-8:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

In memory of Sandra, the family desires contributions be sent to the Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters, 601 Children’s Lane, Norfolk, Va. 23507. 

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