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“My condolences to the family and friends of Sandra. May "the God of all comfort" be with you during this difficult time. 2 Cor 1:3. ”
1 of 3 | Posted by: A D

“Mike,We are so sorry to learn of Sandra's passing. It must be so difficult for you, and we can imagine the love and care you gave to her. If there...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: Barbara and Jeff Braman - CA

“I miss you, mom. I was sitting outside thinking about you the other day and a hummingbird kept flying around my head. I know you're still here. I...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: Rachel Gonzalez - Fort Stewart, GA


Sandra Lee Vaughan (Wheeler)
May 12, 1960- April 12, 2019
Sandra was born in Covina CA to proud parents Harold & Viola Wheeler. She spent most of her life as a resident of Carlsbad & Encinitas. Sandra is a 1978 graduate of San Dieguito High School, and spent many years as a proud and devoted bus driver of the San Dieguito Union School District. Sandy was an avid animal lover and a frequent volunteer in animal rescue.
Beloved by all Sandra is survived by; husband Mike Vaughan, daughters Rebecca Chang & Rachel Gonzalez. Grandchildren Laurence & Elenor Chang & Ollivandra Gonzalez. Mother Viola Wheeler, brothers; Daniel & Robert Wheeler, and finally her best friend & canine companion Chance.
Sandra entered into rest April 12, 2019 following a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. She will be deeply missed by all.