Sandra E. LaDuke
Sandra (Sandy) Elizabeth Albin LaDuke, 70, Corydon, died Saturday, Sept. 18, 2010.
Born May 18, 1940, in Harrison County, she was the daughter of Eleanor Timberlake Albin and the late Vallas M. Albin.
She was a 1958 graduate of Corydon Central High School, earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees at Indiana University, where she was a member of Delta Delta Delta sorority, was an elementary school teacher for 35 years in New Albany and Corydon until she retired in 1998 and was a member of Corydon United Methodist Church, Kappa Kappa Kappa Sorority and Delta Kappa Gamma Teacher Sorority.
Besides her father, she was preceded in death by a sister, Margaret (Margye) Albin Itzoe.
Survivors besides her mother include her husband of 42 years, James (Jim) LaDuke; a daughter, Eleanor (Ellie) Margaret LaDuke Avery of Highlands Ranch, Colo.; a son, James (Jamie) Albin LaDuke of Corydon; a sister, Sarah Albin Colvin; and four grandchildren.
Visitation: Wednesday, Sept. 22, from 1 to 8 p.m. and Thursday, Sept. 23, after 9 a.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Thursday, Sept. 23, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.
Pallbearers: John Colvin, Mark Wiseman, Mark Peyron, Joe Itzoe, Mike Itzoe, Curt Avery, Stacey LaDuke and Betsy Pennewill.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the Sandra Albin LaDuke Scholarship for Elementary Education, Harrison County Community Foundation, P.O. Box 279, 1523 Foundation Way, Corydon, IN 47112.