In memory of

Sandra Jarvis

September 8, 1938 - March 25, 2020
From: Sac City, IA
Sandra Jarvis

Sandra Jarvis

Born: September 8, 1938
Died: March 25, 2020
Age: 81
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   Sandra Jarvis, age 81 of Sac City, IA, passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, March 25, 2020.   Sandra Faye Jarvis was born on September 8, 1938, to parents Milton and Lula (Means) Scheffler in Sac City, IA. She grew up in rural Sac County and moved into Sac City in the 1940’s.   She attended grade school in Sac City and graduated from Sac City High School. Sandra was baptized at the First Christian Church.

   On November 17, 1956, Sandra married Verlyn Jarvis at the First Christian Church in Sac City. This union was blessed with three children, Daniel, Myrna and Julie. Together, they raised their family in Sac City.  Sandra worked at Worthmore Printing, Casey's General Store and was a CNA for many years at Loring Hospital and Park View.  Her and her husband also had their own business mowing lawns, raking yards and shoveling snow. 

   Sandra was a lifelong member of the First Christian Church in Sac City.  In her free time, She enjoyed jig saw puzzles and doing word search puzzles.  She also loved to cook and visit with friends at coffee.

   Those left to cherish her memory include her husband Verlyn Jarvis of Sac City, IA; children: Daniel Jarvis of Sac City, IA, Myrna (Michael) Lumsden of Roanoke, VA and Julie (Phillip) Howes of Sac City, IA; grandchildren: Zebadiah (Thuy) Howes, Michael (Julie) Howes and Christopher Lumsden; great-grandchildren: Kaeyleigh and Kaiden Howes; brothers: Fred (Mary) Scheffler of Sac City, IA, Eugene (Diane) Scheffler of Manson, IA and Donald (Florence) Scheffler of Boise, ID; sisters: Frances (Marv) Schettler of Storm Lake, IA and Shirley Bales of Ida Grove, IA; aunts, uncles, numerous nieces and nephews, cousins, extended family members and many friends.

   Sandra was preceded in death by her parents; brothers Clifford and Robert Scheffler; sister Elsie Helmbrecht and grandson Jeremy Lee Altman.

There are no services at this time. 


Oakland Cemetery
Sac City, Iowa


Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 6:12 PM
“Our sincere sympathy in the loss of your dear wife, mother, and beloved family member and friend! Sandy will be greatly missed. (Danny nice talking with you at grocery last week. Sandy will be missed!!”
- Martin & Sharon (Zimmerman) Pearson
Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 6:12 PM
“So sorry to hear of your momís passing. You all are in my thoughts and prayers.”
- Charlene Green
Friday, April 3, 2020 at 11:02 AM
“Prayers for all of her sorry to hear ”
- Cindy Williams
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at 10:02 AM
“I am so sorry for your loss. She was a great woman. Hugs and prayers for you all. Her and dad can reunite now. Love you guys. ”
- Nicci Timmerman
Monday, March 30, 2020 at 5:02 PM
“So sorry to hear of Sandra's passing. I always enjoyed talking with her. She was such a great lady.”
- Susan Vrana berger
Monday, March 30, 2020 at 5:02 PM
“Julie and Phil, sympathy to your family at this sad time. May God's loving arms wrap you in comfort. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
- Ken and Sue Barney
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