WASHBURN - Sylvia Jane Chandler, 61, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Feb. 20, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer. Sylvia was born May 12, 1952, in Presque Isle, the daughter of George and Verla (Bull) Conley.
She married the love of her life, Robert Chandler, on July 4, 1972. They have one daughter, Terri Tozier, who was Sylvia's pride and joy. She is loved by many and known for her kind, gentle spirit and for always having a smile for everyone. She had a strong faith in God and lived her life accordingly.
She is survived by her husband of 41 years, Robert Chandler of Washburn; her daughter and son-in-law, Terri and Brian Tozier of Washburn; stepdaughter and son-in-law, Shannon and David Keith of Indianapolis.; her grandchildren, Nicholle, Rebekah, Michaela and Chandler Tozier of Washburn, David Jr., Elizabeth and Timothy Keith of Indianapolis, and Hannah McGonnaughey and her husband, Anthony, of Great Falls, Mont,; her sister, Gail Gallagher of Gulfport, Fla.; her brother, David Conley and his wife, Cathy, of Washburn; her brother, Hershel Conley and his wife, Nancy, of Caribou; her brother, Paul Conley and his wife, Orlette, of Flat Rock, N.C.; her sister, Barbara Eubanks of Wartburg, Tenn.; her sister, Corinne Trombley and her partner, Carl Ouellette, of Woodland, Mark Conley and his partner, Vicky Violette, of Washburn; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her father and mother, George and Verla Conley; a sister, Elaine Conley; and several aunts and uncles.
Friends and Family may call 1:30-3 p.m. Sunday, March 2, at Christian Life Assembly, 40 Chandler Road, Presque lsle, where a Celebration of Sylvia's Life will be held at 3 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Sylvia's memory to Sylvia Chandler Memorial Fund, care of Robert Chandler, 2309 Parsons Road, Washburn. ME 04786. Online condolences may be expressed at www.duncan-graves.com.