Sandra K. Murdock, 80 of Aledo, IL, died Friday, April 2, 2021 at Aledo Rehab and Health Care Center. Services are 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 6, 2021at Fippinger Funeral Home in Aledo. Burial is in the Aledo Cemetery. Visitation is 3-7 p.m. Monday at Fippinger’s where memorials may be left to the College Avenue Presbyterian Church. Online condolences can be made at www.fippingerfuneralhome.com.
She was born April 21, 1940 in Monmouth, IL to Klein and Wilma Temple Swearingen. Sandi graduated from Aledo High School in 1958 and married Ronald E. Murdock September 7, 1958 in Aledo. He died July 11, 2005.
Sandi was a homemaker and was employed as a billing clerk at the City of Aledo. She was then employed at Miracle Ear in Southpark Mall, retiring in 2007.
She was a member of the College Avenue Presbyterian Church and the Beta Sigma Phi Sorority. Sandi enjoyed being a part of the “Red Hat Society” and the Class of ’58 “OLE Dragon Ladies”. Sandi enjoyed going to movies and walking in area benefits and charities. Her family meant everything to her.
Survivors include three sons, Bryan (Kathy) Murdock of Aledo, Barry Murdock of West Palm Beach, FL, Todd (Christine) Murdock of Orion; seven grandchildren, Ashley, Amanda, Colin, Tabitha, Blazen, Blakeley and Blayden; eight great grandchildren; three sisters, Janet Hunter of Aledo, Shirley Henley of Mountain View, CA, Pam Swearingen of Cedar Rapids, IA; one brother, Vernon Swearingen of Aledo; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.