CUMBERLAND — Sandra Moody, 70, died Nov. 14 with her husband and children by her side after fighting cancer for nine months.
Born Dec. 31, 1940 in Portland, she attended Yarmouth Schools, graduating from North Yarmouth Academy in 1959. She worked for several companies over the years until she became a bank teller at Federal Loan and Building Association where she met David B. Moody, Jr., her husband of 35 years. She later became a book keeper and owned Snidely’s convenience store in North Yarmouth until she retired in 2003.
In her spare time, Moody enjoyed golfing with her friends and was a long time member of Val Halla Golf Course in Cumberland. She was happiest when all of her children and grandchildren surrounded her. She greatly cherished time spent with her friends and family.
Moody is survived by her husband, David B. Moody, Jr. of Cumberland; children John H. Moody and his wife Jo and daughters Jordan and Jamie, Melissa A. Harrison of Charlottesville, Va. and her husband John and daughters Parker and Lane; step-children Timothy D. Moody and his wife Barbara and sons TJ and Donny, Heidi M. Joy and her husband Bob and daughters Carrie and Samantha of Cumberland, and Kimberlee N. Rydzewski and her husband Kevin and daughters Jessica and Cassandra of Nottingham, N.H.; and her sister Sara B. Foley of Gray.
At Moody’s request, a celebration of her life will be held at a later date. Friends of the family are asked to contact the family for further details on the services. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Moody’s name may be made to VNA Home Health and Hospice Care, 50 Foden Road, Suite 3, South Portland, ME 04106.