Sharon Hayes, 70, of Westville, passed away with family by her side on Saturday August 10, 2019 at Carle Hospital in Urbana. Sharon was born in Clinton, IN on April 25, 1949 the daughter of Marion and Jaqueline (Witsman) Brown.
Sharon leaves behind five children; Cindy Myers, Tony (Tammy) Barham, Jaqueline (Brad) Kent, Charles Hayes and Dennese (Daniel) Stricklett, twelve grandchildren; Bobby, Lacie, Brittnie, Carrisa, Lucas, Ashley, Dusty, Charlie, Brett, Hunter, Trae and Tylan, also eleven great grandchildren, her siblings; Jim (Kay) Brown, Randy (Nancy) Brown, Mitzi Brown and Chris (Jenna) Brown.
Sharon was preceded in death by her parents.
Sharon was a hard-working lady, she worked at General Motors for thirty years then after working there she worked at KIK later at the American Legion in Westville. She loved her grandkids and great grandkids and she always was at there sporting events cheering them on. Sharon enjoyed mushroom hunting, cooking for her family but most of all she was a great storyteller.
A Celebration of Sharon’s life will be held on Tuesday August 13, 2019 at Sunset Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Westville, Illinois 414 S. State Street Westville, Illinois 61883 at 7pm. Kevin Cox will officiate. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 3-7pm. Per Sharon’s wishes cremation rights will be accorded and a burial at a later date will be set.
Please join Sharon’s family in sharing memories on her tribute wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com