Obituaries

Sharon M. Wingert

Jul 18, 2018
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Services

10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at Kearns Funeral Service, Kimball Chapel

Visitation

4:00 - 7:00 p.m. on Friday, July 20, 2018 at Kearns Funeral Service, Kimball Chapel

Cemetery

Garden of Memories Cemetery

Memorials

To the family; a memorial fund will be established

Biography

Sharon Wingert, 78 of Elk Run Heights, died UnityPoint Health ‑ Allen Hospital on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 of cancer. She was born August 7, 1939 in Muskegon, MI, daughter of Francis and Rebecca Ross.

 

She married LeRoy McNamee on August 31, 1958, they later divorced. She married John Wingert on July 17, 1976 at St. Mark's United Methodist Church in Evansdale. He died March 5, 2009.

 

Sharon worked at AIC as a Financial Aid Coordinator.

 

She was a member of St. Mark's United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women, was a volunteer at Allen Hospital, Cedar Valley Hospice, and River View Conference Center. She loved cooking, gardening, and family reunions at Backbone. Sharon's family was very important to her.

 

Sharon is Survived by: a son, Jack McNamee of Evansdale; two daughters, Kristi (John) Lundy and Pamela (Jim) Nugent both of Elk Run Heights, IA; two step daughters, Angie (Rob) Allison of Des Moines and Libby (Jim) Martin; a brother, Gary (Kathrine) Rose, Muskegon, MI; a sister, Vera (Joseph) Young of Lebanon, TN; nine grandchildren, Angel (Derek) Peters, Allison Lundy, Abigail (Zach) Norgren, Aaron (Jaime) Nugent, Kelsey (Adam) Jackson, Andrew Nugent, Kaitlin McNamee, Kimberli McNamee, and Gabriel McNamee; eight great grandchildren, Gavin and Carter Peters, Lilliana Swartz, Tyler, Jackson, and Aubrey Nugent, Logan and Caleb Jackson.

 

She is preceded in death by: her parents; husband; brothers Clyde, Jack, Durwood and Jared Rose; a sister, Beatrice Macy.

 

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  1. Richard A. Knapp | Jul 21, 2018
    Sharon always carried a great smile, sage advice and the best potato salad in the world. She is truly whole and at piece in the arms of her Lord Jesus today.
  2. Maggie Petersen | Jul 20, 2018
    Sharon was Beautiful inside and out.  Her smile and love for her family were visable to everyone who had been blessed to have known her.  I had the pleasure of knowing her through her grandchildren both at Elk Run and   Poyner Elementaries.  She will hold a special place in our hearts.
  3. Mimi Coenen | Jul 20, 2018

    I will always remember Sharon with love!  She was my boss at AIC and taught me so much.  May she rest in peace and we will have her family in our prayers.  

    Mimi Coenen

  4. Judy Kampman | Jul 19, 2018
    Sharon was very special to everyone at Riverview.  We loved her smiling face at the registration table.  She will be greatly missed.  Warm sympathy to her family, 
  5. Dale Macy | Jul 19, 2018
    Will always remember her smiles. Wish we could have been there with you all. We will continue to pray for you all. Aunt Sharon was a very special lady and will be missed. Sending love to all of you. 
  6. Michelle Wolfensperger | Jul 19, 2018
    I will remember Sharon as being very involved in her grandchildren's education and the lives of her family.  She was a beautiful lady and radiated that love where ever she went.  My thoughts and prayers go out to the family.  You have a beautiful angel watching over you.  Much love to all.
  7. Jerry Young | Jul 19, 2018
    You are in our prayers.  I wish we could have come. God bless you all.
  8. Lisa AMES-KRUSE | Jul 18, 2018
    Sharon will be remembered as a beautiful,  kind Christian woman. I loved to hear her sing at church. She was devoted to her children and all her family. My prayers are for all of you to feel Gods peace surround you. She is in the arms of Jesus!

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