Sandra S. Coates, age 63, of Gap, passed away at her home on Wednesday, December 18, 2019. She was the wife of Dean R. Coates. She was born in Lancaster, daughter of Patricia Gottselic Files of Lancaster and the late John Theodore Files. She graduated from McCaskey High School class of 1974. She enjoyed shopping, going out to eat and watching TV with the company of her dogs. Surviving besides her husband and mother are her children: Stacey wife of Tom Scheuerman of Lititz, Jaden Estevez at home, Robin Shenberger of Columbia, Ryan Shenberger of East Petersburg, 5 grandchildren: Alesha Coates, Thomas, Dominick, Peyton and Noah Scheuerman, 2 sisters: Jody wife of Kelly Miller of New Providence, Patty Files of Lancaster.
A private memorial service will take place from the Shivery Funeral Home at the convenience of the family.