Sandra Kay Madzia, 81, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, former longtime resident of Adena, Ohio, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 22, 2023 at Liza’s Place in Wheeling, West Virginia.
She was born April 7, 1942 in Wheeling, West Virginia a daughter of the late Sigmund and Vivian (Ballog) Masloski.
Sandra retired from Buckeye Local School District and Jefferson County Prevention & Recovery Board as an Executive Assistant. She loved to spend the days reading, traveling, spending time with friends and family, and having a good glass of Chardonnay. Her love of books prompted her to start the SAGE Book Club which celebrated its 20th anniversary in March.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 41 years, George L. Madzia and brother, Sigmund James Masloski.
She is survived by sons, Jeffrey (Marianne) Madzia of St. Clairsville, Ohio, Kevin (Lisa Alexander) Madzia of Northfield, Ohio; sister, Connie (Tom) Crothers of Adena, Ohio; grandchildren, Juliana (fiancee Jacqueline Kitzmiller) Madzia of Cincinnati, Ohio, Alex Madzia of Boston, Massachusetts; sister-in-law, Kathy Masloski of Columbus, Ohio; her “sister of heart” and best friend, Pamela Petrilla; several nieces and nephews as well as many good friends; and her beloved dog, Cooper.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital by going to TMCFunding.com
Family and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Life at Black Sheep Vineyard 1454 US-250 Adena, Ohio on Sunday, August 27, 2023 from 1:00pm-4:00pm with service at 1:30pm.