Sandra (Sandi) Lee (Reeves) Baedke passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 22, 2013, at the age of 69.
Raised in Graettinger, Sandi went on to attend Buena Vista College in Storm Lake, where she earned her Bachelor's Degree in Education. Sandi taught elementary music in Minnesota from 1965 to 72. In 1973, Sandi began teaching in the Mesa, AZ Public School District, where she taught Music, First Grade and Kindergarten at Whitman, Hawthorne and Kerr Elementary Schools for the remainder of her career.
Sandi is survived by her two sons, Sean (Dana) Baedke, and Jason (Tina) Baedke; and six granddaughters, Mackenzie, Kelsey, Riley, Emma, Grace, and Hannah.
Sandi is also survived by her sister Pearl (Bill) Beemer of Webster City, brother, Robert (Judi) Reeves, of Columbia, MO, and sister Karen (Frank) Christensen, of Osage Beach, MO.
Sandi was preceded in death by her parents, Gilbert and Evelyn Reeves of Graettinger, and younger brother, Don.
A Celebration of her life will be held at Messinger Mortuary in Scottsdale, AZ on Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 10 a.m.
Friends and family may leave messages at memorialwebsites.legacy.com/sandibaedke.
Memorials may be made to VH1 Save the Music Foundation at