Saturday, November 20th, 2021
Sharon Lee Hamilton, age 76, of Mendon, went to be with her Heavenly Father on Thursday, November 18, 2021, at Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo.
Born June 7, 1945, in Celina, Sharon was a daughter of the late Loyd Russel & Dora Katherine (Krick) Simpson. Sharon and Jim Hamilton were married on May 23, 1964.
Jim survives, along with their two daughters: Kristina (Jake) Boroff and Kelly (Niel) Loll, of Mendon. Sharon also leaves behind seven grandchildren: Nathan, Evan, Avery and Meagan Boroff and Bella, Sophie and Ceci Loll, along with her brothers and sisters-in-law: Danny Trisel of Van Wert, Dan Hamilton, Bill (Barb) Hamilton and Ken Hamilton, all of Mendon, Suzanne Sharpe of Spencerville, and Esther Hamilton and Kathy Hamilton of Coldwater.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Vickie L. Trisel, parents-in-law: John & Nellie (Hunsaker) Hamilton, and brothers-in-law: Gary Hamilton and Donnie Hamilton.
Sharon graduated as Salutatorian of the 1963 Class of Mendon-Union High School. She worked as a cook at Mendon-Union Schools and later Parkway Schools, for a total of 26 years. A woman of faith, Sharon was a loving mother, devoted to her family and the Lord. She made certain her children and grandchildren knew Jesus. Sharon was an active member of the Mendon First Church of God, serving on the Church Council, teaching Sunday School and Bible School, and was also very involved in the outreach ministries of the church.
Community activities Sharon participated in were MURA (Mendon-Union Recreation Association) and local variety shows. Working outdoors with her many flowers was one of Sharon's favorite activities. Sharon enjoyed making jewelry and trying new recipes. She loved her pets and all animals, and was known to take in and help injured animals.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, November 23, at Mendon First Church of God, with her son-in-law, Pastor Jake Boroff, officiating. Burial will follow at Mendon Cemetery.
Calling Hours are at the Mendon First Church of God, from 2:00 - 7:00 P.M., Monday, November 22, and 10:00 - 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, November 23.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Mendon First Church of God.
Condolences can be expressed to Sharon's family at dickandsonshellwarthfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Mendon.