Sandra McKechnie
Died: Jun 24, 2018

Sandra J. McKechnie (nee Reiss), age 73, a longtime resident of Putnam Valley, passed peacefully on June 24, 2018, with her family at her side.  Sandy was a devoted wife to her husband, Richard McKechnie, whom she adored since marrying him in 1966.  She was a loving mother to her son Brian, and his wife Rebecca.  She was lovingly known as “Mimi” to her grandsons Jacob and Alexander.  Sandy is survived by her brothers JR and David, her sister and brothers in law Jonathan, Andrew, Janie and Roger, and her nieces and nephews Sierra, Skylar, Nicholas, Alicia, Sarah and Delaney.  Sandy is predeceased by her brother Michael.


Sandy was born in the Bronx, New York and was recognized for 25 years of excellent service at IBM.  She then went on to be Deputy Town Clerk in her hometown of Putnam Valley.  She also acted as the Treasurer of the Chippewa Boat Club for her Oscawana Lake Community.  She spent her last 7 years lovingly caring for and spending time with her grandsons.  Sandy was an extremely kind and caring person to all who knew her, she will be deeply missed by many.


A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at Heritage Funeral Home at 10:00am.


In lieu of flowers, please donate to the SPCA in Sandy’s honor.