Sandra Larkin McKinley

Profile Updated: February 2, 2013
Residing In: Media, PA USA
Spouse/Partner: R Craig
Occupation: Retired
Children: Kenneth Craig born 1966, (deceased in 2006)
Debra Leigh born 1970
Donald Alston born 1980 More… (foster son)
Five grandchildren: Craig Michael, Born 2001, and Benjamin, born 2006.
Dawn, born in 1983, Scott, born in 1985, and John, born in 1991.
And one Foster Grandchild: Elijah, born in 2004.
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We got married the same year as we graduated, and we will be celebrating our 50th anniversary this year along with our 50th reunion. We bought a little three bedroom, one bathroom house in High Meadow in 1966 as a starter home, and we are still here, although the house has grown as our family has expanded.
By putting on additions, we now have five bedrooms and four baths. We have a 32 year old foster son Donald with us, and my daughter, her husband and their two boys are living here. We're like a modified Brady Bunch I guess. We have been in this house for 47 years!
I never was one for change!

School Story:

I remember so well all the school sporting events, the parades, twirling batons, capes and flags. And of course, remembering Mr. Charles the band director.
I remember sitting with Ozen in the stands at a basketball game in January of 1963, talking about who I would probably end up marrying....and seeing my husband for the first time in the gym in the stands across from us.
I remember Miss Kitlaus, the young chemistry teacher whose experiments had a way of not really working.
And I remember the proms and the school trips, the Junior Variety Show, and learning to play chess with Art and Dan in my living room.
So many people hate the memories of their time in High School, but I count them as a time for learning, laughing, growing, and having a great time.

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Apr 03, 2020 at 9:43 AM

Happy Birthday Sandy! Hope you are staying well and safe. Glad we got our last lunch in before all this started!!!

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Mar 30, 2020 at 2:14 PM

Posted on: Mar 29, 2020 at 3:38 PM

Curli....Happy 3/4 of a century!....I will be catching up to you next month! What a crazy time this is now.....and a little scary. But celebrate and have a good time. Order in!!

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Mar 18, 2020 at 11:45 PM

Happy Birthday, John. Who knew we'd all be the "elderly" that everyone wants to protect in this strange world!! Stay safe and have many more birthdays!

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Feb 20, 2020 at 12:06 PM

Posted on: Feb 19, 2020 at 4:02 PM

Happy Birthday, Kathy!!

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Jan 01, 2020 at 9:38 AM

Happy Birthday, Ozen. Our class is getting smaller and smaller, and we have lost so many vibrant and good people. Each year on your birthday we seems to have a new beginning for our world, and we pray for peace and prosperity for all people, and especially for you and your family. Your contributions have done so much for the people of your country. I wish you many more years to celebrate. Sandy

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Dec 22, 2019 at 12:46 PM

Happy Birthday, Anne. Hope it was a good one for you.

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Dec 19, 2019 at 7:46 AM

Happy Birthday, Marsha! Hope you have a great day for your birthday.

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Dec 18, 2019 at 7:24 AM

Bev: Have a wonderful birthday. See you soon. Sandy

Dec
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Dec 16, 2019 at 9:30 AM

Hey, Flu.....Happy Birthday! Hope to make a luncheon some time next year!! Hope you can, too! Miss seeing everyone. Have a good day, and many more.

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Dec 13, 2019 at 12:03 PM

Happy Birthday, a little late. Hope you had a great day, and many more.

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Dec 11, 2019 at 7:15 PM
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Dec 06, 2019 at 11:05 AM

Happy Birthday, Bart.

Nov
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Nov 27, 2019 at 2:05 PM

Happy Birthday and Happy Thanksgiving! Enjoy your day and have many more!

Nov
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Nov 20, 2019 at 7:42 AM

Happy Birthday, Helen. Celebrate all day. At our age, we deserve it!! Have a good year, as well!

Nov
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Nov 18, 2019 at 10:51 PM

Always late these days. But I wish you a very happy belated birthday! I hope everything is going well for you now and you are feeling well. Have a good year!

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Nov 01, 2019 at 10:53 AM

Happy Belated Birthday!

Nov 01, 2019 at 10:33 AM

Happy Belated Birthday, John!

Oct
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Oct 17, 2019 at 2:21 PM

Happy Birthday! We go way back, my friend! As a matter of fact, it gets farther back every year! Hope you are having a great birthday!

Oct
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Oct 15, 2019 at 3:55 PM

Happy Belated Birthday, Dan. Always late, but still sincere! Hope it was a good one! Each one counts double after you hit 70!!

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Oct 08, 2019 at 12:53 PM

Happy Birthday!!

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Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:23 AM
Craig Michael Hasting....#1 grandson Dec. 2008
7 years old
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:23 AM
Benjamin Allen Hastings...#2 grandson Dec. 2008
2 years old
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:23 AM
My daughter Debi, her husband Gary, Craig and Ben
Dec. 2008
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:23 AM
The second grade at Indian Lane School visited Media for a Class Trip this Fall. My grandson Craig is all the way on the left side of this picture.
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:23 AM
Packing boxes is a fun time. Craig Michael is on the left in the striped sweater.