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Roberta May Parr Petrie Sandsmark
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Birth: Mar. 22, 1913
Perkins County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 2010
Lake of the Woods County
Minnesota, USA

Roberta May Sandsmark, 97 died December 16, 2010, in Lakewood Health Center in Baudette.
Roberta May (Petrie) Sandsmark, 97, formerly of Birchdale, MN, died on Thursday, December 16th, 2010 at Lakewood Health Center in Baudette, MN.
Roberta was born on March 22, 1913 in Lemmon, SD. She grew up in Pretty Rock, ND and moved to Musselshell, MT. Roberta graduated from Sumatra High School in 1931. She married Roy Petrie on August 6th, 1931, and lived in Roberts, MT for thirteen years. She then moved to Baudette for four years, and also lived in Loman for thirteen years when Roy taught school, and then moved to Birchdale in 1964.
Roberta worked at what was then Mando Paper for twenty-one years, from 1956 until retiring from the Woodlands Office in Boise Cascade in 1977. She also worked part-time as a Night Auditor for the Rex Hotel and Days Inn. Roberta later married Edward Sandsmark on July 22, 2000 in Baudette, MN.
She was a member of the Margaret Corell Club, Moose Club, various other service clubs, Senior Citizens of Birchdale, a member of the United Congregational United Church of Christ, and also very much enjoyed music.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Frances (Breckenridge) Parr; first husband Roy Petrie; second husband Edward Sandsmark; brother Merlin Parr; and sister Nelda Brunstrom
Roberta is survived by son Robert (Linda) Petrie of Birchdale, MN; five grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; sister-in-law Loraine Parr of Baltimore, MD; and six neices.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the 11:00 a.m. funeral service on Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010 at the United Congregational United Church of Christ in Birchdale, MN.
Interment will be in Birchdale Cemetery.
Arrangements are with Green-Larsen Mortuary, Inc.
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  Edward Alfred Sandsmark (1917 - 2009)*
*Calculated relationship
Birchdale Cemetery
Koochiching County
Minnesota, USA
Created by: J, J, & C
Record added: Dec 17, 2010
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Roberta May <i>Parr</i> Petrie Sandsmark
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Roberta May <i>Parr</i> Petrie Sandsmark
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