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Sharon K. (McBride) Herron

September 24, 1942 ~ July 28, 2022 (age 79)

Obituary

Sharon K. Herron, 79, of Churubusco, passed away on Thursday, July 28, 2022, at Stillwater Hospice.

She was born on September 24, 1942, in Fort Wayne, to the late Orval and Virginia (Erickson) McBride. She spent her formative years in Churubusco and graduated from Churubusco High School in 1960. In 1961, she graduated from International Business College.

Sharon was married to Gene E. Herron on February 14, 1969. He preceded her in death in 1989.

She worked at Dana Corporation in Churubusco for 34 years. Sharon was a proofreader for the Churubusco News for 17 years, retiring in 2016.

She enjoyed short trips, reading books, doing crossword puzzles, but most of all she loved spending time with her daughter and her grandson, Colt.

Sharon is survived by her daughter, Lori Crigger; her grandson, Colt Lee; two brothers, George (Carol) McBride and David (Becky) McBride.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a grandson, Cody Ray Crigger.

Funeral services will take place at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home, Churubusco Chapel, on Tuesday, August 2, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. with calling one hour prior to the service.

The family will also receive family and friends at the funeral home, on Monday, August 1, 2022, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Burial will take place in the Christian Chapel Cemetery, Merriam.

Memorials may be directed to the Stillwater Hospice or Cancer Services of Allen County.

Sheets & Childs Funeral Home has been entrusted with these arrangements.


Services

Public Viewing
Monday
August 1, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sheets & Childs Funeral Home - Churubusco
206 North Main Street
Churubusco, IN 46723

Public Viewing
Tuesday
August 2, 2022

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Sheets & Childs Funeral Home - Churubusco
206 North Main Street
Churubusco, IN 46723

Funeral Service
Tuesday
August 2, 2022

1:00 PM
Sheets & Childs Funeral Home - Churubusco
206 North Main Street
Churubusco, IN 46723

Interment following funeral service
Tuesday
August 2, 2022

Christian Chapel Cemetery
U.S. 33 just West of State Road 9
Merriam, IN 46701

Donations

Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana
6316 Mutual Drive, Fort Wayne IN 46825
Tel: 1-260-484-9560

Stillwater Hospice Home
5910 Homestead Rd, Fort Wayne IN 46814
Tel: 1-260-435-3222
Web: http://www.vnfw.org/

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