Sandra Boyum, 71, of Fairfax passed away Saturday, January 20, 2018, at the Meth-odist Hospital in St. Louis Park. Funeral Services will be Thursday, Jan. 25 at 1 p.m. at the Assembly of God Church in Redwood Falls. Interment will be in Palmyra Covenant Cemetery, Palmyra Township, Renville County, Minnesota. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the church. Clergy officiating are Pastor Ronald Partridge and Pastor Gary Carlson. Sandra Kay Boyum was born January 8, 1947, in Redwood Falls. She was the daughter of Clark and Clara (Schultz) Burdick. Sandra attended Redwood Falls High School. On April 2, 1966, Sandra was united in marriage to Larry Boyum at the Assembly of God Church in Redwood Falls. After their marriage, the couple resided in rural Fairfax for three and a half years, then rural Franklin and most recently rural Fairfax. She was a loving mother and homemaker. Sandra helped her husband on the farm and also worked at Control Data in Redwood Falls for a year and a half. Sandra and Larry were blessed with 51 years of marriage and five children. Sandra was a member of the Redwood Falls Assembly of God Church. Sandra enjoyed gardening and canning, sewing, fishing and crocheting. She was a great cook and baker. Sandra cherished the time she spent with her family, especially her children and grandchildren. Sandra passed away Saturday, January 20, 2018, at Methodist Hospital in St. Louis Park at the age of 71 years. Sandra is survived by her: husband, Larry Boyum of Fairfax; children, Dwayne Boyum and his wife, Wendy of Glencoe, Mindy Boyum of New Haven, Conn. and Dawn Walberg and her husband, Trevor of Franklin; grandchildren, Christopher, Elizabeth and Gregory Boyum; Xander Augustin and Jonny Boyum; twin sister, Sharon Smith and her husband, Stanley of Murdock; brother, Gordon Burdick and his wife, Verlynn of North Redwood; sisters-In-Law, Jean Burdick of Redwood Falls and Mavis “Micky” Burdick of Redwood Falls; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Sandra was preceded in death by her parents, Clark and Clara Burdick; children, Wendy Boyum and Darrin Boyum; siblings, Ruby (Leonard) Rettig, Alice (“Red”) Johnson, Marfred “Chub” Burdick, Harl Burdick, Donald Burdick and Maynard Burdick. We are thankful to have shared life with this wonderful woman who loved the Lord and lived to serve him all the days of her life. Blessed be her memory. Arrangements by Hauser-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Fairfax. Online obituaries and guest book available at