Sandra G. Olansky Obituary, Death – Survived by
Sandra G. Olansky Obituary – OLANSKY, Sandra G. Age 84, of Newton, MA, passed away on November 27, 2021. She was an adventurous spirit, an art teacher, and an artist. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend, and a caring and loved neighbor in her community. She is mourned by all those whose lives she touched. Sandra was born on January 4, 1937, in Gary Indiana, to Edgar and Nelle (Crawford) Stinson. She graduated from the University of Illinois and earned a Master’s degree in Art Education from the Massachusetts College of Art.
Sandra G. Olansky Career
She taught art in public schools for many decades, with her last and longest position teaching at Fox Hill Elementary School in Burlington, MA. She spent her summers traveling the world and venturing into the most remote places. Her deep love of people, nature, and the arts energized her life. Sandra was married to the late Julian Olansky and leaves behind her three children and spouses, Justine Hebert (Donna Somers), of Carlisle, MA.
Sandra G. Olansky Survivors
Jason (Cindy) Olansky, of Pownal, Vermont, and Jessica (Robert) Arado, of Carlisle, MA. She is survived by her sister, Barbara Mehlenbacher; and her sister-in-law, Barbara Berman. Her greatest joys were spending time with her eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren, Amber, Leah, Justin Olansky, Ryan, Reid, and Tyler Hebert, Robert and Nicholas Arado, Blake Perretta, Shailyn Holman, and Jaxson Olansky. A Celebration of Sandra’s Life will be held in the spring.