She married James “Jim” Welch on June 14, 1969 in St. Joseph, MO who preceded her in death on July 10, 2002.
She is survived by her nephew, Michael Jones of Elk Horn, Iowa; and niece, Sandra Gingrich. Sharon was also preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Arthur Thorburn; and one sister, Darlene Jones.
Celebration of Life will be 11:00 AM, Thursday, August 7, 2014 at Gladden-Stamey Funeral Home in St. Joseph, Missouri. Public visitation and family receiving hours will be 10am to 11am Thursday, August 7, 2014 at the Funeral Home. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, St. Joseph, MO. Memorials are suggested to Community Presbyterian Church.
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