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Sandra "Sandy" Granquist
Date of Death: November, 11 2022

          Sandra "Sandy" Granquist, 79, Wilson, passed away on Friday November 11, 2022 at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, WI following a brief illness. She was born on March 28, 1943 in Allegan, MI, daughter of the late John and Eunice (McBride) Olson. On July 26, 1996 she married Edwin "Ed" Granquist in Carney, MI.
          Sandy will be remembered for her devotion to her family, her religion and of course her love of horses. She will be missed by all her loving family and great friends.
          She is survived by her husband, six children: Tyler Vanderveen, Robert (Wendy) Granquist Sr., David (Cherie) Granquist, Daniel (Becky) Granquist, Thomas (Jaime) Granquist and Faye (Gerald) Whitens, two brothers: Dennis (Barbara) Olson and Bryce (Margaret) Olson, two sisters: Cindy (James) Zuidema and Marcia Morris, fourteen grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
          Sandy was preceded in death by her parents, a son: Justin Vanderveen, a great-grandson, and two brothers: Gary Olson and Curtis Olson.
          Friends may call from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. (Eastern) on Thursday November 17, 2022 at the Bark River Bible Church. A funeral will be held at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern) on Thursday at the church with Pastor Bob Donaldson officiating. A luncheon will follow services in the church fellowship hall. Burial will take place in the Wilson Cemetery.
          The Allo Coolman Funeral Homes are assisting the Granquist family.
          Please visit to send online condolences to her family.

  • "Ed, Garland and I are so sorry to hear of Sandy's passing. I remember her for her love for horses and for being such a great hostess when we visited."
    -Susan Cousineau

  • "Dear Ed and Family, You have my sincere sympathy. You will be in my prayers as you begin the next steps of your lives. May your blessed memories and God's care be with you. Love, Ruth Ann"
    -Ruth A Kranberg

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