Sandra M. “Sandy” DeVinney, 55, of New Cumberland and formerly of Tampa, FL and Valley Forge, PA, passed away on Tuesday, April 4, 2023 in her residence with her husband at her side.
She was an Executive Recruiter with R & D Partners, San Francisco - Greater Philadelphia Area and was an accomplished leader in her industry of Life Sciences Recruiting. Sandy was a graduate of Cedar Cliff High School, Class of 1986 and a graduate of the University of Delaware where she earned her BS in Biology.
To know Sandy was to know life, love and happiness. She loved the beach and fishing and celebrating the accomplishments of others but most importantly she loved her family and her close friends. She adored her son and her nephews and nieces, and they all adored her. She celebrated each one and their achievements and was so proud of them. Words to describe Sandy are selfless, devoted friend, #funsandy, perfect, truthful. She loved to laugh and had the best sense of humor. She was an amazing hostess and organizer of parties, vacations, and life events.
Sandy was born in Harrisburg, the daughter of JoAnn Morabito Hambright of New Cumberland and the late Jeffrey Hambright.
She is survived by her husband, William J. “Bill” DeVinney; her son Tyler W. DeVinney of New Cumberland; her brother Kevin Hambright (Kelly and children Cade, McKenzie, Chloe and Cooper) of New Cumberland; her aunts, Judy Coons of Rhinebeck, NY and Kathleen Bunnell ( Bona ) of Binghamton, NY and several cousins Bryan Bunnell ( Kelsey ), Stephanie Hambright and Stacey Hambright. Also survived by in-laws Shirley DeVinney, Denise DeVinney from Minnesota, and Dave DeVinney from Florida.
A Celebration of Sandy’s Life will be held from 4 – 7 pm on Saturday, May 6, 2023, (Kentucky Derby Day which was always a celebration for Sandy and Bill) at Englewood Brewing, Hershey.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests memorial contributions in Sandy’s memory to Penn State Cancer Institute, Colorectal Cancer Research, University Development, PO BOX 852, Hershey, PA 17033.
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