Sharon Weets


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Posted Online: Nov. 25, 2012, 7:00 pm
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Sharon (Marston) Weets, 58, of Wilton, passed away on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, at Trinity Muscatine.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services. Burial will be in Eliza Creek Cemetery in Illinois. Following the interment, a time of food and fellowship will be held at the Eliza Community Center. Visitation for Sharon will be Tuesday from 3 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. A memorial fund has been established at the funeral home in Sharon's name.
Sharon Elaine Marston was born Dec. 26, 1953, in Muscatine, the daughter of Russell and Shirley (McKay) Marston. On March 23, 2002, Sharon was united in marriage to Dale Weets in the Eliza Community Church in Eliza. Sharon had worked as a payroll coordinator at HON Industries. She enjoyed crafts, quilting, reading, cooking and sharing everything with her friends and family. She was a former member of the Lions Club in Mercer County.
Sharon will be deeply missed by her husband, Dale Weets, of Wilton; her daughters, Valerie Weets, of Ames, and Emily Weets, of Wilton; her mother, Shirley Marston, of Eliza; her brothers, Mark Marston, of Ames, Randy (Denise) Marston, of Joy, and RJ (Susie) Marston, of Aledo; her brother-in-law, Chris (Brenda) Bieri, of Eliza; and several nieces and nephews.
Sharon was preceded in death by her father; her sister, Darla Bieri; and her nephew, Adam Marston.
Sympathy notes may be left for the family at www.lewisfuneralhomes.com.












 



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