Sandra "Sandy" (Axberg) Faherty, 76, of Roscoe, departed this life on Monday, May 18, 2020. She was born on August 19, 1943 in Rockford, IL. Sandy retired in 2005 after 18 years as a health technician. Both Sandy and her husband, Jim, traveled over the road giving medical test for HCI located in Rockford, IL. Sandy also worked at Quaker Oats in Rockford until they closed. Sandy enjoyed traveling with Jim, collecting Coca Cola items and spending time with family and friends. Sandy always made a room light up with her smile. She will be dearly missed by all and loved by all.
Survivors include her daughter, Debby (Duane) Earls of Machesney Park, IL; son, Randy (Erin) Faherty of Georgetown, KY; grandchildren, Kristopher (Liz) Earls of Wyomissing, PA, Kari (Jon) Herrera of Rockford, IL, Jake Faherty of Georgetown, KY and great-grandchild, Penelope Herrera; brother, Bruce (Carol) Axberg of Calistoga, CA; sister-in-law, Linda Axberg of Green Valley, AZ; sister-in-laws, Joan Tayer of Pine Bluff, AR, Pat Marlow of Machesney Park, IL and Linda Minnick of Rockford, IL; brother-in-laws, Ed (Nancy) Faherty of Rockton, IL, Mike (Dianne) Faherty of Loves Park, IL, Bob (Elaine) Faherty of Rockton, IL and numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by husband, Jim Faherty; parents, Richard and Nellie Axberg; brothers, Bill Axberg and Elmer Axberg and sister, Elaine Sundeen.
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