Sandra Mortimore Sunday, March 29, 1936 - Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Sandra Lee Mortimore, age 81, passed away on Wednesday, June 7, 2017. She was born to the late Nello Casazza and Rose Arminino Casazza on March 29, 1936 in Oakland, California. Sandra graduated from Oakland Technical High School. After graduating she worked as a secretary. She was a lifelong resident of Walnut Creek. Sandra was a consummate mother and homemaker. She enjoyed keeping a tidy home and caring for her garden. She was also a talented pianist and artist. She loved oil painting and spent many years taking painting classes and was involved in art groups. Sandra passed her artistic talents on to her children. Sandra was predeceased by her loving husband of 57 years, George K. Mortimore. She is survived by her daughter Stephanie McLean and her husband Tor McLean of Lafayette. Sandra is also survived by her daughter Juliette MacLam of Novato. The family is deeply grateful for the outpouring of love, prayers, and support in many heartfelt forms from too many people to name individually, but including Hospice of the East Bay and her dear friend Sela Naitoko who was there holding her hand when she took her last breath. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 1pm at Hull's Walnut Creek Chapel, 1139 Saranap Ave, Walnut Creek, CA 94595.