Sandra Lou Iennaccaro, 72 of Kansas City, Missouri was welcomed into heaven on Saturday, May 22, 2021.
Sandy was born on Tuesday, August 31, 1948 to Harry Gilbert & Mary Lou Thompson in Kansas City, MO. Sandy grew up with and adored her younger brother, John Patrick. A graduate of St. Pius X High School where she met the love of her life, John Iennaccaro. They were joined in marriage on Friday, June 10, 1966 and to this union 3 children were born, Michelle, Lisa and John, Jr.
Sandy devoted her life to her husband, children, grandchildren, and her Catholic Faith. A defining aspect of her life was her unwavering devotion to the Virgin Mary as she believed Mary was a direct way to Jesus.
She generously gave her time to Kansas Specialty Dog Service (KSDS) because of her love for her two service dogs, Bay and Mickey.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
She is survived by her children, Michelle (Jerry) Torgerson, Lisa (Jeff) Hills and John, Jr, her brother, John (Teresa) Iennaccaro, as well as her grandchildren, Ryan, Chase, Johnathan, McKenzie, Brooke, Emily, Hailey, Lindsay and Megan. Her grandchildren knew her as Mimi.
Her memory will be cherished and kept alive by her family including her in-laws, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Many lives will be impacted because of the legacy Sandy has left for those she loved.
All are welcome to her funeral mass at 10:00 am on Friday, May 28, 2021 at St. Thomas More Catholic Church. We encourage people to arrive by 9:30 am to speak about memories of her life.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the M.S. Society or KSDS
All are welcome to her funeral mass at 10:00 am on Friday, May 28, 2021 at St. Thomas More Catholic Church. We encourage people to arrive by 9:30 am to speak about memories of her life
Friend of Michelle ,Liberty ,Missouri
I am sorry for the pain you all are feeling. Please know she is where she belongs again beside her husband. My prays for this family is that the pain and rawness of this sad time becomes beautiful memories to fill your hearts. Bud and Andy
High School Classmate ,Parkville ,Missouri
My prayers are with Sandy's family. She always attend our St. Pius X High School Reunions with her Service Dog. She will missed miss this year for the 55th Reunion.