Sandra Lee Hildebrandt

July 30, 1947 - April 13, 2024


Obituary For Sandra Lee Hildebrandt

Windsor – Sandra Lee Hildebrandt, age 76, passed away on April 13, 2024, from pancreatic cancer, surrounded by loved ones. She was born on July 30, 1947, in Madison, WI to Albert and Bernice (Hubbard) Annen.

She was a graduate of Madison East High School and was employed by UW Madison for 38 years until her retirement.

Sandra is survived by her loving husband of 56 years Bob Hildebrandt; daughters Kelly and Kerry Hildebrandt (Mike) and son Christopher Hildebrandt; granddaughters Kyli Mecum (Tre), Jenna Noltemeyer (Jack), Kendall, Karlee, Chloe Hildebrandt, and Karina Abrajan; grandsons, Colton Mecum and Zachary Tenjum; her sister Patti Pohlkamp.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her brother Richard Annen; grandson Austin Hildebrandt; and son-in-law Brian Noltemeyer.

A memorial visitation will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2024, from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Ryan Funeral Home, 6924 Lake Rd, DeForest. A celebration of life will be held after the visitation on Saturday at 3:00 p.m. at Rex’s Innkeeper, 301 N. Century Ave, Waunakee.

A special thanks to the UW Doctors and UW Nurses, Agrace Hospice Staff for their exceptional care; and an extra thank you to Jenny Sarbacker and all of Sandy’s family and friends that visited her.

To view and sign this guestbook, please visit:

Ryan Funeral Home & Cremation Services

Windsor/DeForest Chapel

6924 Lake Road



27 Apr

Memorial Visitation

11:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Ryan Funeral Homes - DeForest / Windsor 6924 Lake Road DeForest, WI 53532 Get Directions »
27 Apr

Celebration of Life

03:00 PM

Rex's Innkeeper 301 N. Century Ave Waunakee, Wi 53597 Get Directions »
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  • April 30, 2024

  • April 26, 2024

    Thinking of you. Lots of football and childhood memories in my mind right now, probably because she was always there to support as one of the best fans! BIG HUG, Dan Hoffman.

  • April 25, 2024

    We are thinking of you, Bobby, Kelly, Kerry, and Chris. Sandy was such a wonderful lady. We were lucky to have her in our lives. While the memories may make you cry now, we hope they will soon make you laugh and smile and remember all the good times you had with her. Hugs - Graham and Kristin

  • April 21, 2024

    I am so sorry for your loss and she was like a sister to me and I am going to really miss talking with her. Hugs to all the family.

  • April 21, 2024

    There have been so many warm memories over the past 50-plus years and lots of laughs and fun with the rest of the Hildebrandt clan! Your presence will be greatly missed. Rest in peace. Much love, Melissa and Tommy

  • April 20, 2024

    HUGS to you all. Didn't know she was ill. Sorry for you loss Prayers for you family

  • April 20, 2024

    My dear cousin, my heart is breaking because God called you home. Yet at the same time it is rejoicing because you are "home" with all those that have left us. We will never forget you our "bubbly beautiful girl"! May God"s Perpetual light shine upon you! xoxo Till we meet again! xoxoxo Bev


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    Molly Osman sent Gracious Lavender Basket for Sandra Lee Hildebrandt - April 26, 2024

    May cherished memories bring comfort during this difficult time. Our deepest condolences. Sincerely Capital Stone

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    Kristin Hildebrandt sent French Garden for Sandra Lee Hildebrandt - April 25, 2024

    Sandy's memory will live on in all of you. She was very special and won't be forgotten. Love and hugs - Graham and Kristin

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