In Memory of



Obituary for Sandra Flora

Sandra P. Flora, 80, of Roanoke passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 21, 2023.

She was a wonderful wife and mother. Her family and friends have warm memories of her superb cooking skills. Sandra also loved plants, flowers and quilting. She adored cats.

Sandra received a Masters Degree from Radford University and went on to become a senior mathematician for Shenandoah Life Insurance Company in Roanoke, VA. Later she taught school at Cave Spring High School. She always said of all her students, every one was unique and important.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth V. Flora and her son, Thomas A. Flora.

Sandra is survived by her son, Phil, daughter, Patti, son, Douglas (Christina), daughter, Juliette; grandson, Nicholas; two granddaughters, Juanita Bryan, Kristy Buckholtz; four great-grandchildren; Arianna, Bradley, Jaiden, Colton; daughter-in-law, Jane; nephew, Ken Kelly (Priscilla).

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 27, 2023 at Oakey’s South Chapel with Rev. Dr. Bonny Dillon officiating. Interment will follow at 2 p.m. on Friday at Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery in Dublin, VA.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or to the charity of your choice in memory of Sandra.

We will be live-streaming the service for those who cannot attend. Click on the link below to view the service.