Sandra Dye Alvarez, known to her friends as Sandi, of Whitestown, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011.. She was born Aug. 16, 1955, in Reidsville, N.C., to the late Harold S. and Virginia F. (Calvin) Dye.. Sandi was a graduate of Arlington High School and attended Purdue University. She was a medical transcriptionist.. She married Roland Alvarez on Aug. 8, 1995, in Colorado Springs, Colo. Sandi loved spending time with her family, especially her daughter Ashley Dye. She also enjoyed watching movies, being on her computer and playing with her beloved dog Murphy.. Sandi was a loving and caring person who always showed concern for others. She enjoyed meeting new people, and really never met a stranger.. Sandi is survived by her husband Roland Alvarez; her daughter Ashley Dye; her sister Barbara D. Long; her brother Rickey L. Dye; nieces Sarah, Lindsey and Kara; and nephews Ben, Trevor, Nathaniel, and Forrest; great-nieces Alice and Eliza; and great-nephew Harold Jack.. A memorial service was Saturday, Oct. 29, at Flanner and Buchanan Zionsville Funeral Center, 105 W. Pine St.. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Zionsville United Methodist Church, where Sandi was a member. Online condolences may be made at www.flanner-buchanan.com.
Published on  November 2, 2011