SOUTHWICK- Erma Irene (Sandman) Kellogg, 91, (1925-2017) passed away on Thursday September 7, 2017. Born in Southwick, she was a daughter of the late Howard G. and Lottie (Lambson) Sandman. Erma lived most of her life in Southwick, while enjoying time in Winnesquam, New Hampshire and Naples, Florida.
She was a member of Southwick Congregational Church and enjoyed puzzle making with her friends at the American Inn and baking banana bread.
She was predeceased by her husband of 67 years, Dr. Theodore “Ted” Kellogg Jr., with whom she worked in his Westfield Medical Practice while raising her family. Erma was also predeceased by her sister, Ida King and brothers, Harold, Ray, George, and Ernie Sandman.
Erma leaves her children Patti Fuller (Kip), John (Cathy) , Kathy Molta (Joe) and Jeff (Kathy); and ten grandchildren, Art (Sarah), Scott (Heather) , and Patrick Madrid, Danielle Kellogg (Alan), Brianne DeRosa (John), Jordan (Allie), Anthony (Aliya), and Gavin (Kellie) Molta, Sarah Provencher (Ray) , and Mitchell Kellogg. She also leaves four great grandchildren, Rylee Madrid, Liam and Patrick Kellogg and Andrew Kellogg.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00AM on Saturday September 23, 2017 in Pine Hill Cemetery, 140 West Silver Street, Westfield. There are no calling hours. Memorial contributions may be made to Southwick Congregational Church, 488 College Highway, Southwick, MA 01077. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Southwick Forastiere Family Funeral Home, 624 College Highway, Southwick. Personal expressions of condolence may be made by visiting www.forastiere.com