Sharon R. Ryan


Sharon R. Ryan, 74, of Marshall, Illinois passed away 4:27 p.m. Monday, May 13, 2019 in Union Hospital at Terre Haute, Indiana.
She was born Dec. 29, 1944 at Marshall, the daughter of Frank and Margaret L. White Vanoven. On June 30, 1944 at Martinsville, Illinois she married Lawrence T. Ryan Sr. who preceded her in death on June 11, 2016. She was also preceded in death by her parents; a son, Lawrence T. Ryan Jr.; and siblings, Robert Vanoven, Larry Vanoven, Frank Vanoven and Loretta Murphy.
Surviving are two daughters, Kim (Randy) Sills of Rosedale, Indiana and Melissa (John) Spudville of Muskegon, Michigan; two sisters, Lou Sawyer of Sebring, Florida and Mary Jane Solomon of Marshall; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Sharon was retired from Coil Sales of Marshall. She was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church and was a graduate of Marshall High School.
Services in honor of her life will be 2 p.m. Friday at Pearce Funeral Home with Pastor Stacy Tomich officiating. Burial will be in the Marshall Cemetery. Visitation will be noon until service time Friday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Marshall Cemetery Association.
Published on May 14, 2019
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3 posts

Linda Sawyer
May 17, 2019
So sorry to hear of Sharon's passing. Our thoughts & prayers are with the family.
Janie Pound
May 16, 2019
Visited w/Sharon last summer w/Carol (Maurer) Hill . She was so much fun to talk to. I am so sorry for your loss.
May 14, 2019
Kim and Melissa I'm so sorry for your loss. No one can take the plane of a mother. I loved your mom and your dad. My second home. My thoughts and prayers are with you.