Sandra Alderson Hoernke

MOUNT HOREB – Sandra K. Hoernke (Alderson) of Gordon, Wis., age 50, passed away at the Hospicecare Center Essential Health, Duluth, Minn., on Jan. 25, 2013.  Sandie was a 1980 graduate of Madison Memorial High School and a member of Gordon Presbyterian Pioneer Parish, Gordon, Wis. She was proud of her tasks and duties performed for the State of Wisconsin. Sandie enjoyed camping, fishing, snowmobiling, her dogs, spending time with her family any time she could and skiing with her daughter. Sandie will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Sandie is survived by her husband, Craig; children, Justin Wollin and Jamie; parents, Don and Patty Alderson; cousins, Jessica Noethe, Jodi Vogel, Bucky Stormer, Jake Stormer, Kaye Stormer, Victor, LeRoy and Joey Hubbard; and loyal pets, Bucky and Freckles. Further survived by many family and friends.
She was preceded in death by brother, Alan Alderson; grandmothers, Edith Alderson and Evelyn Gust; grandfathers, Leroy Alderson and Raymond Gust; aunt, JoAnn; and uncle, Herbie Hubbard.
A Service will be held at JOYCE-RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 5701 Odana Road, Madison, at noon on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, with the Rev. Cynthia Bacon Hammer presiding. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Thursday. Burial will be at Forest Hill Cemetery.
The family wishes to express a special thank you to the staff and doctors at Essential Health ICU and Hospice Care Center, Duluth, Minn. To view and sign this guestbook, please visit