Sandra Stauder, 70


Sandra Stauder, 70, of Chatham, died on Sunday, March 31, 2024, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.
As per Mrs. Stauder’s wishes, cremation rites have been accorded and a celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Mrs. Stauder was born on Feb. 4, 1954, in Hillsboro, the daughter of the late Marvin Stauder and Mary Niehaus. She graduated from Nokomis High School with the class of 1972.
Mrs. Stauder worked for the State of Illinois Consumer Fraud Bureau for many years. She loved watching baseball and was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan. Above all, she loved her family immensely and loved spending time with them.
Mrs. Stauder is survived by her sister, Sally (Doug) Keenan of Pana; brother, Jim (Lynne) Stauder of Donna, TX; caregiver and best friend, Kim Stinson of Chatham; nephews, Jeff (Barb) Stauder of Pana, Paul (Leanne) Stauder of Fairfield, Marc Stauder of Pana and Kent (Corrie) Stauder of Finley; niece, Katie (Nick) Horton of Riverton; great-nephew, Gage Horton and great-niece, Hadley Horton; as well as her beloved pets.
Mrs. Stauder was preceded in death by her parents, Marvin and Mary Stauder; grandparents, Phillip and Lena Stauder and Cecil and Beaulah Niehaus; and her sister, Suzanne Stauder.
Memorials to honor Mrs. Stauder, may be made to Paws Care of Montgomery County by visiting Condolences may be left online at