BELFAST —On Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2021, Sandra Nickels passed away at the age of 70 following a brief illness.

Sandra was born Aug. 29, 1950, to Byron and Rosella (Rex) Fletcher of Albion. Sandra worked several jobs, including as a CNA at area nursing homes. She was retired for several years and enjoyed shopping, weekend trips and doing home projects with her mom and sisters. She spent many holidays with her nieces, Lori, Diana and Natasha, and nephews Travis and Jordan.

She was predeceased by her father, mother, brother David and husband Robert Nickels; also her beloved dog, Emma.

She is survived by her four sisters, twin Sally and husband  Steve Hothman, Karen and husband Linwood Doughty, Donna and husband Blaine Bunker, and Beth and husband Berry Stanhope; and three stepsons, Gary, Robbie and Travis. She will be missed by her friends in Belfast.

A celebration of life will be held for family and friends at Stone Crest, 968 Watervillle Road, Waldo, on Saturday, Oct. 2, from noon to 2 p.m.

We also wish to thank all the doctors, nurses and caregivers at Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor.