Sharon J. Ickes

December 05, 1940 ‒ August 22, 2014

Wooster, Ohio

WOOSTER:  Sharon J. Ickes of Wooster, passed away peacefully August 22, 2014 at home after a brief illness.

She was born in Johnsville, Ohio on December 5, 1940 to Clifford and Kathaleen (Shaffer) Donelson.

Sharon was employed by Regal Ware in Wooster for 23 years.  She then became an LPN and was employed for 14 years as a caring, compassionate nurse at Brethren Care Village in Ashland, Ohio.

Sharon enjoyed family activities with her children and grandchildren.  She also enjoyed walking and volunteering at People to People Ministries.  She attended Church of the Savior in Wooster.

Surviving are her children,   Andrea, Rock (Beth), of Wooster, Curt (Dianne) of Ashland, and Greg (Laura) of Pickerington; grandchildren, Christopher, Kristin, Ashley, Rachel, Emily and Andrew; sister Doris Eckenrode of Mansfield.

She was preceded in death by her son Matthew Sean, her brothers Paul and Robert, her sisters Beverly Eckert, Joyce Snavely, and Nancy Murray.

A Family service will be held graveside.  Interment of her ashes will be in Shauck Cemetery.  The family is assisted by Snyder Funeral Home, Lexington.   In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Road, Wooster 44691.

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  • Your family has my deepest sympathy. Sorry for your loss. May each of you find peace and comfort. Remember the good times. Take care of yourself and each other. God bless. 😉

  • Your family has my deepest condolence. Think of the good times in your life together. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Bob Donelson

  • Cousins, your mom was an extraordinary Aunt to us. Our sympathy to you all. Love and prayers. Bud and Linda

  • your mother was our “angel”….she so lovingly took care of Dad at Brethren Care in Nature’s Haven the years he spent there…..we as family always slept better knowing she was on duty! She shared her loss as a mother who endured the pain of losing a son as our mom & dad went thru the loss of their son and our brother, Doug. Our deepest sympathy to you as family as we know the loss that comes with a special mother. The Swaisgood family

  • I am so sorry for your loss – your mom was a very special member of our Health Point water class family and will be greatly missed.
    Thoughts and Prayers, Karen Nickle

  • I am saddened to hear the loss of your Mother. Please know you and your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

  • I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your Mom. Sharon will be missed by her “water buddies” at health point. She spent many a Monday morning regaling the exploits of her two kitties; bringing a smile to us all.
    My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
    Maureen Dudley

  • My deepest sympathy on the loss of your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Brenda

  • Our sympathy to the family of Sharon Ickes. We sometimes met her at Buehlers and would have a good visit. She loved her family.

    Joe & Dorothy Wenger