Sandra Lee Rater

Sandra Lee Rater

Sandra Lee Rater, 69, of Fluvanna Townline Road, died Sunday, Jan. 16, 2022, in her home, after a courageous battle with ALS.

A native of Lakewood, she was born July 31, 1952, in Corry, Pa., the daughter of Gerald and Betty King Bissell.

She attended Southwestern Central School.

She worked as a beautician for several years and later became a realtor for Real Estate Advantage.

She was a member of Viking Lodge, Eagles, Moose, War Vets Recreation and Lakewood Rod and Gun C

Surviving besides her mother of Frewsburg is her husband, Rex Rater, whom she married Aug. 19, 1982; four children: Jerry McMaster of Jamestown, Tyler McMaster of North East, Pa., Karen (Gary) Gross of Ripley, and Fred Rater of Arizona; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father.

Friends will be received from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Friday in the Lind Funeral Home, where a funeral service will be led at 1 p.m., Friday.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Chautauqua County Humane Society, 2825 Strunk Road, Jamestown, NY 14701.

You may leave words of condolence at www.lind funeralhome.com