Sandra Auber

AUBER, Sandra L., 75, of St. Clairsville, Ohio died Friday, January 17, 2014 at the Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, West Virginia.

She was born January 14, 1939 in Bellaire, Ohio the daughter of the late Bruno “Muxie” and Virginia Paolina.

Sandra was a member of the St. John Catholic Church and a graduate of St. John Central High School in Bellaire, Ohio. Sandy was the President of Muxie Distributing Company for 45 years. The company grew and prospered under her leadership until her retirement in 2002.

Her passion was cooking her amazing Italian dinners; she loved having the entire family at the house for her Sunday dinners. She enjoyed traveling to Florida with her husband, Dan and visiting with family and friends.

Sandy was loved by all who knew her. She was most known for her straight forward approach on life and her kindness and generosity.

Sandy is survived by her beloved husband of 35 years, Dan Auber; three children, Richard (Kristi) Paolina of Bellaire, Ohio, Kelly Lipperman of St. Clairsville, Ohio and Jeff (Stacey) Paolina of Bellaire, Ohio; two deeply loved stepchildren, Kandi (Brian) Reid of Windsor Heights, West Virginia and Jim (Tina) Auber of Columbus, Ohio. Also 10 grandchildren, Bruno, Dario, Stefano, Nico, Malcolm, Lathan, Jenna, Carla, Samatha and Rocco and one “wonder” dog, Queenie.

At Sandra’s request there will be no visitation. Funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the St. John Catholic Church in Bellaire, Ohio with Fr. Daniel Heusel, as Celebrant.

Inurnment in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery will be held at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers. memorial contributions may be made to the Irish Youth Sports, 5120 Guernsey Street, Bellaire, Ohio 43906.

Arrangements by the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory, 441 37th Street, Bellaire, Ohio.

Share your thoughts and memories with Sandy’s family at www.altmeyer. com.