Dr. Sandra L. Bauchmoyer, 73, of Pittsburg, KS passed away Sunday February 16, 2020, in Tulsa, OK.
Sandy loved both learning and teaching. She graduated from Liberty Union High School in 1964 and then obtained degrees in Education from The Ohio State University and Bowling Green State University; and a Doctorate of Philosophy from the University of Iowa. She taught at Pittsburg State University from August 21, 1974, until her retirement May 10, 2014.
Sandy was born on February 18, 1946, in Basil, to the late Elmer T. “Bud” Bauchmoyer and Virginia A. “Ginnie” Doomy. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Robert W. “Billy” Bauchmoyer; her beloved grandmothers, Myra Doomy and Lucy Bauchmoyer; uncles, Max and Robert Doomy; and her aunt, Mitzie Doomy.
She is survived by her aunt, Carol Doomy; cousins, Karen (Micah) Zapata, Chuck Doomy, Christina Roberts and Bud (Mary) Hughes; her dear friends, Karren Drysdale, Becky Browne, Mickey Cross, Sue Leland, Sharon Drysdale and Kelly Dodd; and her beloved fur baby, Lucy.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 21, 2020, at The Trinity United Church-Christ, 105 N. High St, Baltimore OH 43105, with Reverend Jill Dunlap officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Sandy’s name to one of the following: Southeast KS Humane Society, 485 E 560th Ave, P O Box 783, Pittsburg KS 66762 or Golden Paws Animal Rescue & Care Center, 2300 N. Main St, Joplin, MO 64801