Sandy Crispin, 80


Sandy (Drustrup) Crispin age 80 of Missouri Valley, passed away on Monday, Dec. 5, 2022, at Longview Nursing Home in Missouri Valley. Sandy was born March 5, 1942, in Harlan, to Don and Geneva Drustrup. Sandy graduated from Missouri Valley High School in 1960, and married Larry Crispin in October of 1960. She worked as a paraprofessional for Children’s Square for several years and also worked as a cashier at Iowa Feed and Grain. Sandy enjoyed golfing, traveling, shopping and trips to the casino. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and attending their events. Sandy will be remembered by many as a vibrant, kind and beautiful person who loved to smile and have fun.

Preceded in death by her husband, Larry Crispin in 2017; son, Terry Crispin in 2015; parents, Don and Geneva Drustrup.

Sandy is survived by her son, Greg Crispin of Littleton, Colo.; and her daughter, Ginger (Dave) Geise of Logan; grandchildren, Shelia Crispin of Salem, Ore., Bailey (Cody) Hill of Logan, Chase Crispin of Lincoln, Neb., Bo Geise of Logan, and significant other, Bergan Johnsen; two great-grandchildren, Cal and Lucy Hill.

Visitation was Saturday, Dec. 9, at Hennessey Funeral Home in Missouri Valley. The funeral service was Saturday, Dec. 10, at Hennessey Funeral Home in Missouri Valley. Pastor Kyle Drown officiated and Chase Crispin was the pianist. The musical selections were “How Great Thou Art” and “Peace in the Valley”. The casket bearers were Bo Geise, Chase Crispin, Aaron Crispin, Adam Crispin, Cody Hill and Bruce Crispin. The final resting place is Rose Hill Cemetery in Missouri Valley. Memorials are suggested to: Longview Nursing Home activities department.

Arrangements made by Hennessey Funeral Home Missouri Valley.