Sandra "Sandi" Schickel

  • Born: April 30, 1946
  • Died: July 13, 2021
  • Location: Elyria, Ohio

Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

163 Avon Belden Road
Avon Lake, OH 44012
Tel. (440) 933-3202

Tribute & Message From The Family

Loving Mother, Grandmother, Sister, Friend

Sandra L Schickel "Sandi"(nee Riggs) 75 of Elyria, formerly Avon Lake, passed away after a short illness at UH Main Campus, Cleveland, OH on Tuesday, July 13, 2021. She was born April 30, 1946 in Sheffield Village, OH to Raymen and Lenora Riggs.

Sandi retired September 2020 with 44 years of service at Parker - Hannifin. She was involved with Bible study group at Twin Lakes, traveling for business, and helping others. Sandi enjoyed decorating, remodeling and playing softball in her youth. Singing and musicals were an enjoyable pastime.

She is survived by her loving son Aaron Schickel (Carmen Laboy) of Elyria; cherished grandchildren Quentin Schickel of Elyria and Gilbert Colon Jr. of Cleveland; dear sisters Betty Kellis and Brenda (Tony) Sprierngs.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Rayman and Lenora Riggs.

Friends may call Sunday, July 18, 2021 for a visitation from 1:00pm -3:00pm with a celebration of life to follow at 3:00pm at Busch Funeral Home 163 Avon Belden Rd., Avon Lake, OH 44012.

Per Sandi's request: All guests to the Funeral Home are to wear bright colors. 440.933.3202


Condolence & Memory Journal

Sandi was the first person I met when I first started at Cleveland. She was someone I could confide in and I will always remember our talks on many subjects.

Posted by Phil Hunyad - Work   July 17, 2021

Condolences and sympathy. A great coworker and a committed grandmother who had an amazing laugh and big heart.

Posted by Amanda Tobicash - Work   July 16, 2021

Our heartfelt condolences go out to Aaron, Carmen and Quentin. Sandi, you were a special friend and I´m gonna miss the fun, the laughs and our heart-to-hearts. Please give Ryan a hugz for me. You and Jan BEHAVE up there!!

Posted by David & Sharon Hehl    July 15, 2021

How do you express over 55 years of "best friends", no words to even begin to tell our story. So till I see you again.....brighten up heaven... keep them laughing .... and I .will see you again up there "Ruggsi".

Posted by Kaye Palacios - Friend   July 15, 2021

Aaron and family, our deepest sympathy and prayers in the loss of your mother. She was a great woman and her legacy will live on forever!! Tom & Kelly Dorinsky

Posted by Tom Dorinsky - Avon, OH - Coworker   July 15, 2021

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