May 1, 1946 ~ February 7, 2020

Sandra Shirlene (Baker) Seidelman, 73, passed away peacefully in the presence of family members on Friday, February 7, 2020.

Sandy was born on May 1, 1946 in Kansas City, Missouri to Mattie and Russell Baker. She graduated from East High School in 1964. Sandy attended MU and received a BS in Education in 1968. She taught school in Mexico, Missouri and Des Moines, Iowa. Sandy finished her career as the Independence campus Center Director for Park University She was an avid MU, Royals, and Chiefs fan. Sandy enjoyed reading, especially to her grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers.

Sandy is survived by her husband of 51 years, Ray Seidelman; her children, Ray(Amy) Seidelman of West Des Moines, Iowa,  Sarah Seidelman of Kansas City, Missouri and Russell (Rachel) Seidelman of Portland, Oregon; and grandchildren Elaina, Emily, Mirabel, Madrid, Andrew, and Atlas.

A celebration of life will be held at Martin Luther Lutheran Church, 1200 SW Blue Parkway in Lee’s Summit, Missouri on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. The visitation will start at 5:30 p.m.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to One Good Meal.