Barbara (Benwell) Bandy passed away on Nov. 23, 2019 at age of 83. She was the beloved wife of Willard (Bill) Bandy of Lake St. Louis, MO for 67 1/2 years. 

She is survived by one son, Bruce & wife Linda (Burkett) Bandy, and 3 daughters: Bobbie (Bandy) & husband Mark Flannery, Beverly (Bandy) & husband Chris Marshall, and Bonnie (Bandy) & husband Bob Stone. Beloved grandmother of 13: Stephanie Bandy, Brandon & Anna Bandy, Barbie (Flannery) & husband Curt McLaughlin, Brigitte (Flannery) Wagner, Ben & wife Hollis Flannery, Becky (Flannery) & husband Andrew Lindsey, Kendall & Anderson Marshall, Eric & wife Gavi Stone, Jessie (Stone) & husband David Gutlay, Lucy & Micah Stone. Dear Great Grandmother to 6: Michael, Katherine, Mark & Caroline McLaughlin, Bradley Wagner, and Braeden Flannery.

Surviving siblings: sister, Ona (Benwell) Vititoe, brother & sister-in-law Joseph & Jan Benwell, brother & sister-in-law Daniel & Janet Benwell, step sister-in-law Lois Benwell.

Preceded in death by son Willard (Bill) Bandy, Jr., her mother & father, Ona (Beckett) & Joseph Benwell ,sister & brother-in-law Jean(Benwell) & Harold Rowe, sister & brother-in-law Jackie(Benwell) & Ronald Chapman, brother & sister-in-law Ken & Donna Benwell, brother-in-law David Vititoe, step brother Robert Nicolas Benwell. 

Funeral service was held on December 12 at Pitman Funeral Home in Wentzville, with private interment.

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