Katherine M. “Katie” Sands, 27, of Pottstown, passed away suddenly on May 17, 2010 at home.
Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of Mike L. and Joan M. (Finucan) Sands.
Katie graduated from St. Pius X and attended Pennsylvania School of Art and Design in Lancaster, PA.
She was a talented artist who enjoyed family get togethers, music and was a lover of nature and animals.
Surviving with her parents are brothers Jeff Grainer, husband of Niki and Aaron Sands, husband of Lisa; sisters Holly Gantert and Patti Sands; and fiancé Jay Esbensen. Also surviving are nephews Georgie, Mikey, and Billy and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and her beloved pet Smokey.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, 10:30AM at Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, Linfield Campus, 1228 Main Street, Linfield, with Father Paul Brandt officiating. Visitation will be on Saturday from 9:00AM to 10:15AM at the church. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Katie’s name to: The Perkiomen Trail Coalition, PO Box 23, Schwenksville, PA 19473.