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.

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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Jun 26, 2022 at 3:01 PM

Happy Birthday, Louise. How have you been? Hope to see you some time soon at the next luncheon. Sorry this is late, know me!!

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Jun 24, 2022 at 11:08 AM

Posted on: Jun 23, 2022 at 7:09 PM

Better tell you Happy Birthday today before I am late again!! I hope you have the best day ever tomorrow. Hope to see you again at lunch in the near future.

Jun 23, 2022 at 7:07 PM

Happy Belated Birthday. I hope you had all your family around you for the celebration.

Jun 12, 2022 at 3:40 PM

Happy belated birthday, Wayne. Hope it was a good day for you. Be well. Sandy

Jun 12, 2022 at 3:38 PM

Happy belated birthday. Sorry I missed the day. Hope to see you soon.

Apr 26, 2022 at 11:38 PM

Sorry I am late, but I am still sincere....Happy Belated Birthday and many more. See you at the 60th!!

Apr 26, 2022 at 11:17 PM

Happy Birthday, Jimmy. I hope you have a good year and we can celebrate again next year.

Apr 20, 2022 at 11:28 PM

Happy Birthday, Richard. Make every day count and do something special that you will enjoy.

Apr 10, 2022 at 9:28 AM

Happy b day girl

Apr 10, 2022 at 4:33 AM
Apr 03, 2022 at 3:57 PM

Happy Birthday Sandy. We missed you at lunch a few weeks ago. Have a great day!

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Mar 30, 2022 at 1:11 AM

Posted on: Mar 28, 2022 at 12:12 PM

Have a wonderful birthday tomorrow. Do something you love. And have many, many more to come. Hope to see you at our next luncheon.

Feb 09, 2022 at 10:23 PM

Gary...Happy Belated Birthday! Hope it was a good one.

Jan 28, 2022 at 1:04 PM

Happy Snowy Birthday to you! Hope you have a good one. Also hope to see you at one of our now rare luncheons to catch up with everybody. Stay safe.

Jan 04, 2022 at 8:43 PM

Happy Birthday, dear friend. Sorry I am late but I have been working 5 days a week, and am not always able to get to my emails. Our wish is that 2022 returns us all to some form of normalcy before too long. Stay safe,and be well.

Dec 28, 2021 at 2:36 PM

Anne....Happy Birthday...a little late. Hope you had a good day, a good Christmas, and will have a very happy 2022.

Dec 20, 2021 at 12:30 AM

Marsha....Long time no see! But I wanted to wish you a very happy birthday and many more. Our class seems to be going strong, and I hope to see you at our next class reunion in 2023.

Dec 16, 2021 at 1:34 PM

Hey Tom....Happy Birthday! We're all sailing our way to our 80th now! Hope you have a good day, a good Christmas and a Happy 2022!

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Dec 11, 2021 at 10:28 PM

Posted on: Dec 11, 2021 at 9:26 PM

Happy Birthday, Peggy! I hope you are feeling good and are up for yet another year ahead! Who knows what that will bring!! Enjoy your day and have many more!

Dec 11, 2021 at 9:24 PM

Donna.....I hope you have a very happy birthday tomorrow. Can you imagine having a kiddo this close to Christmas? Enjoy your day and have a Merry Christmas and a great 2022.

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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.