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Sandy Iles

Ireton, Iowa – Sandy Rae Iles, 67, of Orange City, Iowa, formerly of Ireton, passed away on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at Unity Point Health- St. Luke’s in Sioux City, Iowa.

Visitation with the family will begin at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, February 1, 2018 followed by a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. at the Porter Funeral Home in Ireton, Iowa. Rev. Dave Daumer of the Faith Lutheran Church in Orange City will be conducting the Prayer Service. Condolences may be sent to www.porterfuneralhomes.com.

Sandy Iles was born February 22, 1950 in Hawarden, Iowa, the daughter of Jack and Helen (Reid) Ping. She married Terry Shipp in Ireton, Iowa.

Sandy relocated to Arizona in 1983 where she was an assistant manager at a women’s fashion store. She returned to Ireton in early 2000’s and following the death of her father in 2016, she moved to Orange City, Iowa. She attended the Faith Lutheran Church in Orange City. Sandy enjoyed her Yorkshire Terrier dogs.

Sandy is survived by her children, Cody Shipp of Le Mars, Iowa and Shannon McCormick of Mesa, Arizona; brother, Gary Ping and his wife Denice of Ireton; 4 grandchildren, Mackenzie Garcia, Mallory McCormick, Jagar King, and Erika Shipp; a great-grandchild, Serenity King; a niece and 3 nephews.

Visitation with the family

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM ,Thursday, February 1, 2018
Porter Funeral Home ~ Ireton
502 7th Street Ireton, Iowa 51027

Prayer Service

7:00 PM ,Thursday, February 1, 2018
Porter Funeral Home ~ Ireton
502 7th Street Ireton, Iowa 51027

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Sandi is my Best friend
She was so kind, caring, considerat, gracious and giving. Giving was one of her biggest qualities and that smile of hers.When she gave to others that made her happy. We shared, fun times, laughter, watching funniest Videos on the internet was one of our favorite past times. Oh we'd laugh until our sides hurt.I will truly MISS HER SO VERY VERY MUCH! SANDI MAY YOU REST IN JESUS'S ARMS AND FLY LIKE THE EAGLES! REST IN PEACE MY SWEET SWEET FRIEND
Your Loving friend JEAN BLAIR

Jean Blair Jan 31 2018 12:00 AM

Dearest Sandy,
You were the best neighbor I have ever had. Im so sad you past away. I had so much fun with you and I wish I could of said goodbye to you. We had a lot in common and you always made me laugh and put a smile on my face. Im going to miss sitting outside with you and having our talks. You are with your dad now which I know it makes you happy. You always listened to me and gave me great advise. You were like a mother to me. Im sorry I cant make it to the funeral, but its just too hard. Thanks for accepting me for who I am and for always being there for me. I considered you to be one of my best friends. May you Rest In Peace. You will and are missed greatly. Ill see you on the other side someday. Love you neighbor.

Susan West Jan 29 2018 12:00 AM