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Sharon Kay Roberson, 61, a resident of rural Churubusco in Allen County, passed away at 1:50 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 16, 2011, at Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne. She had been seriously ill for the past two weeks.
Ms. Roberson was born in Wolf Lake Dec. 24, 1949, a daughter of Ralph and Madeline (Rosenogle) Roberson. She was a lifelong resident of Eel River Township and graduated with the first class from Carroll High School in 1969.
Employed at Dana Weatherhead Division in Columbia City, she retired from there in 2000 after nearly 31 years of service. Sharon was a very caring person and volunteered at Parkview Hospital by making â€śCareâ€ť blankets. She was a member of Believerâ€™s Bible Fellowship in Churubusco, and the Red Hat Society.
The surviving relatives include her devoted sisters, Karen Roberson and Lois Hull, both of Churubusco; two nephews, Bradley (Deborah) Hull of Auburn and Gregory Hull of Churubusco; a niece, Zondra Hull of Fort Wayne; a niece-in-law, Rebecca Hull of Huntertown; five great-nieces, Anne (Chad) Guggenbiller of Fort Recovery, Ohio, Heather (Shaun) Engel of Fort Wayne, Emily Hull of Indianapolis and Chelsea (Justin) Rentschler and Caitlin Hull, both of Huntertown; a great-nephew, Adam Hull of Indianapolis; and a great-great-niece and nephew, Eva Engel and Tyler Guggenbiller.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant brother, Bruce Roberson; a brother-in-law Dale Hull; and a nephew Randall Hull.
Funeral services will be held at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Believerâ€™s Bible Fellowship in Churubusco with Pastor Robert Siegrist, officiating. The family will receive friends at the church on Saturday after 10 a. m. until the time of the service. Interment will be in the Eel River Cemetery, Allen County.
For those who wish, memorials may be directed to the Parkview Foundation, 2200 Randallia Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46805; or to Parkview Home Health & Hospice, 2270 Lake Avenue, #200, Fort Wayne, IN 46805.
To leave an online condolence for the family in Ms. Robersonâ€™s memory, log on to www.sheetsandchilds.net.