Sandra Pauline Emrick, 61, of Clatskanie, Ore., passed away peacefully in her sleep on March 18, 2023, after battling years of COPD.
Sandra was born June 3,1961. to Donna and Joseph “Paul” Buckman. She attended Astoria High School from 1978-1980.
Sandra worked many customer service positions and may be remembered for her warm smile and friendly service from places such as Corkie’s Market in Hammond Oregon, Dr. Sheila Landis Chiropractic Clinic, Sporty’s or Dr. Ross’s Dental in Clatskanie.
Sandra was married to Brian Emrick for 31 years, marrying in 1992 in Hammond Oregon. They moved to Clatskanie, becoming members of the community for 26 years where they raised their three children. Sandra loved gardening, painting, crafting, her pets and going places with her husband.
Sandra was predeceased by her mother and grandmother, Maymie Phillips. She is survived by her father, husband, sister Terri Killion, sister Dawnya Lucas (Dave), son Timathy McDonald, daughter Kristine Crape (Keyton), son Darren Emrick, multiple nieces and nephews and multiple grandchildren.
A memorial service is planned for 1 p.m. April 15, 2023, at Alston Corner Assembly Church, 25270 Alston Road, in Rainier. Potluck reception to follow, flowers are welcome.