Sandra Thurman, 79, passed away on Monday, November 13, 2017 at her home in Lyndon, Kansas. She was born on May 15, 1938 in Verona, Missouri, the daughter of Oren and ​Irene​ Ohlhausen Mann.

Sandra had lived at Pomona Lake, Perry and had lived in Lyndon for the last 15 years. She had been a Homemaker and was a member of the Overbrook Bible Church.

On May 11, 1956, Sandra was married to James Thurman in Aurora, Missouri.

Sandra was preceded in death by her son, Mark Thurman, her parents, Oren and Cora and by five brothers, Paul, Don, Eugene, Jay and Louis Mann.

Sandra is survived by her husband, James of the home; her son, Steven (Christine) Thurman of Edgar Springs, Missouri; her daughter, Sharon (Kevin) Culley of Lyndon;​ her daughter-in-law, Lisa Thurman of Mayetta;​ her two sisters, Barbara Berry of Galena and Shirley Olsen of Everett, Washington; her five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Sandra will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, November 17 at the Feltner Funeral Chapel in Lyndon. Burial will be in the Vassar Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:00pm on Thursday at the funeral chapel. In lieu of flowers, the family wishes memorial contributions to the Lyndon Carnegie Library or the Overbrook Bible Church (building fund), sent in care of Feltner Funeral Home, 818 Topeka Avenue, Lyndon, KS. 66451. Online condolences for the family may be left at feltnerfuneralhome.com.