Sandra Stevens

Obituary of Sandra C Stevens

Sandra Chappell Stevens, 81, of Basking Ridge, New Jersey, passed away peacefully with her family by her side, on January 22, 2022 in Morristown, New Jersey. Sandra was born in Cleveland, Ohio, to Joseph and Jean Chappell on June 19, 1940. She attended Brecksville High School and Bowling Green State University where she was a member of Alpha Chi Omega, prior to marrying the love of her life in 1960. Sandra enjoyed spending time and traveling with her family. Also, she enjoyed homemaking, baking, sewing, decorating, gardening, and writing personal notes and cards to her friends and family. She made friends everywhere she lived, and loved animals and nature. Sandra loved attending cultural events and singing and was an active member of the New Providence and Liberty Corner Presbyterian Churches and volunteered at Overlook Hospital in Summit New Jersey. Sandra is survived by her husband of 61 years, William Stevens, her daughter Alison Stevens, son Keith Morgan Stevens and his wife Susanne Stevens, and her grandchildren Meghan Elizabeth Vidan and her husband Basillio Vidan, Michael Joseph Murphy, Daniel Stevens, Matthew Stevens, David Stevens, Thomas Stevens and by her great granddaughter Ainara Alessandra Vidan. She was preceded in death by her parents Joseph and Jean Chappell, and brother Richard Chappell. Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Avenue,Dallas, Tx 75231, Lupus Foundation of America. Inc., 2121 K Street, Suite 200, Washington, D.C., or Foundation for Morristown Medical Center, 475 South Street, First Floor, Morristown, NJ 07960. The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the many friends and staff at Fellowship Village who, along with the Morristown Medical Center Cardiac ICU Medical Staff, cared for her and her family during the final week of her life. A Celebration of Life and Memorial Service will occur at a future date. For further information, or to leave an online condolence message please visit
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