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In Memory of

Sandra L. Contois

December 24, 1934 - May 11, 2017

Obituary


Sandra Contois of Bowie, MD passed away on 05/11/17 after a prolonged struggle with terminal cancer. She is survived by her husband, George Paul Contois, and her beloved son, Charles Andrew Contois. Sandra was an honorary graduate of the School of Music at Northwestern University achieving a Master of Music degree in 1956. Sandra went on to pursue a career as a music instructor and educator in the public school system in Texas, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania, and in Maryland where she spent most of her tenure in the Prince George's County School System for close...

Sandra Contois of Bowie, MD passed away on 05/11/17 after a prolonged struggle with terminal cancer. She is survived by her husband, George Paul Contois, and her beloved son, Charles Andrew Contois. Sandra was an honorary graduate of the School of Music at Northwestern University achieving a Master of Music degree in 1956. Sandra went on to pursue a career as a music instructor and educator in the public school system in Texas, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania, and in Maryland where she spent most of her tenure in the Prince George's County School System for close to three decades and was greeted by many former students wherever she went. In lieu of Flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions may be made to the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance (https://ocrfa.org). Sandra's family will be holding memorial gathering at the Robert E. Evans Funeral home, 16000 Annapolis Road / Bowie, MD 20715 on Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. A graveside service will be held on Monday, May 22, 2017 at 10:45 a.m. for her burial at the Maryland Veterans Cemetery, 1122 Sunrise Beach Rd / Crownsville, MD 21032. Arrangements under the direction of Robert E. Evans Funeral Home, Bowie, MD.