June 8, 1943 - October 23, 2015


Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, October 30, 2015 at Peace Lutheran Church for Sandra M. “Sandy” Folwarski, age 72, who died Friday at Quiet Oaks Hospice. Inurnment will be at the Peace Lutheran Church Cemetery in Cold Spring, MN.

Sandy was born in Minneapolis to Russel and Hazel (Kvale) Nygard. She married Joseph S. Folwarski on June 27, 1959 at Minnehaha Lutheran Church in Minneapolis. Sandy worked as a Warehouse Manager at Sears in Burnsville for 25 years. She was an active member of Peace Lutheran Church and served on many committees. She also served on the Board of the Rocori Senior Center.

Survivors include her husband, Joseph (Joe) Folwarski; children, Wayne (Lori), and Todd (Audrey); siblings, Judy Tryggeseth, Pam (Jerry) Berg, Greg (Jeanine) Nygard, and Christine Nygard; and 5 grandsons.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Doug Nygard; and mother-in-law, Elna Folwarski.