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Sandra Chortanoff


Sandra Chortanoff, 71, of Harrisburg, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, July 21, 2016, at Arden Courts Memory Care Community, Harrisburg.

She was born on April 13, 1945 on the West Side of Steelton and was the loving daughter of the late Kiril Chortanoff and Victoria (Myers) Miller.

Sandra was a 1963 graduate of Central Dauphin High School. She retired from Nationwide Insurance Co. as a claims adjuster from 1965-2005. Some of her activities she enjoyed included, Cat of Nine Tales Book Club, Nationwide Old Timers Club, and C.H.U.M.S 55+ of Harrisburg.

In addition to her parents Sandra was preceded in death by a sister, Donna (Vogt) Simpson and a brother, Robert Vogt.

Sandra was survived by three brothers, Karl Chortanoff Jr. and his wife Theresa of Rutherford, Anthony Chortanoff and his wife Betsy of Steelton, and John Chortanoff of Rutherford; sister, Debra Hoerner and her husband Brian of Rutherford; several nieces, nephews and cousins; and many great and great-great-nieces and nephews.

A tribute to Sandra’s life will be held on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 2 p.m. at Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremations Services, Inc., 260 East Main St., Middletown, PA 17057, with the Rev. Richard Creamer officiating. There will be a visitation from 1 p.m. until the hour of the service on Tuesday.

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