January 7, 2014 Sandra Lee Tibbetts of Waterville died unexpectedly at Eastern Maine Medical Center on January 7,2014. She was born March 23, 1956 in Waterville to Joanne (Hunnewell) and William R. Tibbetts. Sandra attended Oakland schools, graduating from Messalonskee High School Class of 1975, earned her Associates Degree from the University of Maine in Augusta and her Bachelors Degree in Education at the University of Maine at Farmington. She worked for many years providing in home childcare to several families in the area and has most recently worked for Maine-ly Elder Care in Oakland as a home care provider. She was predeceased by her parents and by her uncle Lawrence Tibbetts and her aunt Arlene McFarland. Survivors include a sister, Susan Wark and Husband Gordon, of Fairfield; nieces Maria Wark of Fairfield and Sarah Vennettilli and Husband Enzo of Colorado Springs; great nephew Brady Vennettilli; an aunt, Virginia Klucz of Virginia; an uncle, Jerry Hunnewell and wife Linda of New Jersey, and many cousins. Sandy was proud to follow in her Father s footsteps as a member of the Oakland Lions club where she especially enjoyed working on the children s Christmas projects and the annual yard sale. She loved to shop, loved bumping into and catching up with the many friends and acquaintances she had made during a lifetime spent in the area. Her ready smile and easygoing nature will be missed by many. Friends are invited to visit at the Wheeler Funeral Home www.wheelerfh.com from 7-9 PM on Friday January 10 and 10AM-11AM on Saturday January 11, where a funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM. Burial will be in the spring.