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Gerald Wayne Sandow

August 2, 1945 — October 19, 2022


Gerald Wayne Sandow

Gerald Wayne Sandow of Ludington, MI passed away on Wednesday, October 19, 2022, at the age of 77 due to complications from open heart surgery. He was born in Saginaw, MI on August 2, 1945, the son of Arthur and Mary (Sageman) Sandow.

Jerry enjoyed thirty-two years of marriage to his wife: Linda. In twenty–four years of retirement they traveled across the continental United States of America. Gerald was a  consummate fly fisherman, he loved the North Branch of the Au Sable River in Michigan and the Little Bighorn River in Montana. He was also well known for his building skill and had a keen eye for architecture details in building and remodeling his homes.

He is preceded in his passing by his parents and his sister: Joanne S. Draper.

Left to cherish his loving memory is his wife of 32 years: Linda Sandow; children: Jamie Zechlinski, Dale Trush, and Tom Trush; ex-wife: Kathy Sandow; and grandchildren: Blu, Quincy, Darby, Alex, Mary, and Tyler.

In accordance with Gerald’s wishes cremation has taken place and a celebration of his life will be held at the Lovell’s cabin on May 20, 2023.

While at please take time to sign Gerald’s guestbook and/or share a memory with his family.

The Sandow family is being cared for by the Avink, McCowen & Secord Funeral Homes and Cremation Society, 409 South Main Street, Vicksburg, MI 49097. 269-649-1697.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Gerald Wayne Sandow, please visit our flower store.


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