GIRARD, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Sandra S. Borton, 72 of Girard, passed away Tuesday, September 26, 2023 surrounded by family at Hospice House of Poland.

Sandra was born August 14, 1951 in Youngstown, a daughter of the late Clair and Frances (Bielec) Clawson and was a lifelong area resident.

She graduated from McDonald High School in 1969.

She had worked as an upholsterer for Gasser Chair for ten years.

Sandra enjoyed working with silk flowers making floral arrangements and wreaths. She enjoyed selling her creations at various craft shows. She also loved gardening and enjoyed being outdoors.

She leaves her husband, Gary Borton, whom she married August 15, 1998; her daughter, Samantha Eash of Girard; two grandchildren, Abigail and Cameron and her brother, Andrew Clawson of Warren.

Besides her parents, Sandra was preceded in death by a sister, Catherine Gabrish.

Friends may call on Wednesday, October 4 at Lane Family Funeral Homes, Mineral Ridge Chapel from 11:00 – 11:45 a.m, followed by a funeral service at Noon.

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A television tribute will air Friday, September 29 at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV. Video will be posted here the day of airing.