Sarah Louise Nostrandt, 94, of Honor, died Friday, March 17, 2017, at The Homesteader in Benzonia, with her family by her side. She was born Jan. 25, 1923 in Bendon, the daughter of James and Elizabeth (Fewins) Volpe.
Sarah was employed for many years at the Benzie County Treasurer's office.
Sarah is survived by her sons, Ronald (Peggy) Nostrandt, of Beulah and Danny (Candace) Nostrandt, of Frankfort; her grandchildren, Amy (Chris) Zwolensky, Lori (Jason) Hodel, David (Erin) Nostrandt, Danny Nostrandt Jr., Charles (Nicole) Nostrandt, Bradford Nostrandt, and Brian Nostrandt; her great-grandchildren, Hannah Nostrandt, Brandon Nostrandt, Carson Nostrandt, Daymian Tabbert, Isabel Nostrandt, Owen Hodel, Luke Hodel, Chase Nostrandt and Addison Nostrandt; her siblings, Luis Volpe, Synne Hagist, Pam Lewis, Linda Frestic, Jean Bowers and Sherry Huedepohl.
Sarah was welcomed in to heaven by her beloved daughter, Karen Elizabeth Nostrandt, who preceded her in death on March 12, 2017. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Danny C. Nostrandt on Dec. 24, 1983; her parents; and her siblings, Polly Barck, Margaret Smith, Vince Volpe, Jim Volpe, and John Volpe.
The lives of Sarah and Karen will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 8, 2017, at Eden Bible Church, in Beulah, with Pastor Dan Ingersoll officiating. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until time of services at the church, and a luncheon will follow the service. Sarah and Karen will be laid to rest in Grand Traverse Memorial Gardens, in Traverse City, in the spring.
The Bennett-Barz Funeral Home, in Beulah, is in charge of arrangements. www.bennett-barzfuneralhome.com.
Published on March 21, 2017