Leigh Throckmorton, 67 of Sun lakes, AZ, beloved wife, sister, mother and grandmother, born May 10, 1952 in New Haven Ct, died peacefully Saturday, December 14, 2019. Leigh, daughter of the late Vincent and Florence Sande is survived by her husband of 46 years Michael, daughter Kimberly, son Michael and grandchildren Thomas, Ellen, Lillian, Andrew and Jacob. She is also survived by her twin sister Lynne Mather of Southington CT and Dolores Dixon of Milford, CT and predeceased by her brother Robert Sande of Stuart, FL. After graduation from North Haven High School, she attended the Stone School of Business and pursued a career at Blue Cross Blue Shield of CT prior to relocating to Arizona. She was devoted to her grandchildren and family. She was a member of Compass Christian Church in Chandler AZ where she actively practiced her faith with the Sisters Loved by God bible study group.
A family service and funeral will be held Friday, January 3, 2020 at 10:00, at the North Haven Funeral Home. Interment will follow at All Saints Cemetery in North Haven Ct. After the funeral, a gathering will be held at Gaetano’s Tavern on Main, 40 N. Main St Wallingford, CT 06492.