Saturday, November 13th, 2010
Complete Obituary
Sharon Gangwer
  Sharon Y. Gangwer, 68, Rockford, died Nov. 12, 2010, at her residence following a lengthy illness.
She was born Dec. 28, 1941, in Rockford to Robert L. and Victoria A. Springer Gephart. On Feb. 14, 1965, she married Carl Gangwer, who survives.
Also surviving is one son, Michael D. Gangwer, Rockford; three brothers, Robert L. (Carol) Gephart, Portland, Tenn.; Dick (Mae) Gephart, Union City, Tenn.; and Randy Gephart, Rockford; three sisters, Norma Jean (Roger) Hawkins, Decatur, Ind; Karen Ward, Columbus; and Fran (Rolland) Miller, Rockford; a sister-in-law, Shirley (John) Bennett, Roundup, Mont.; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Deceased is an infant sister, Mary Carolyn Gephart.
She attended Praise Point Church in Willshire. She worked at General Electric in Decatur, Ind., for 26 years and then at Walmart in Van Wert for 20 years.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Ketcham-Ripley Funeral Home, Rockford, the Rev. Mark Rutledge officiating. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery, Rockford.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday and one hour prior to services Monday at the funeral home.
Memorials can be made to Parkway Booster Club.
Condolences may be sent to ketchamripley.com.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Sunday Night
45°
Cloudy
14%
Monday
59°
Rain Showers Likely
60%
Monday Night
44°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
21%
Tuesday
54°
Mostly Cloudy
14%
Tuesday Night
39°
Mostly Cloudy
11%
Wednesday
54°
Partly Sunny
9%
Wednesday Night
34°
Mostly Clear
4%
Thursday
55°
Mostly Sunny
4%
Thursday Night
39°
Partly Cloudy
5%
Friday
61°
Partly Sunny
5%
Friday Night
41°
Mostly Clear
5%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d
camera_logo Photo Albums
Friday, October 17
index pict
Friday, October 17
index pict
video_logoOnline Video
Thursday, October 2
index pict
Accident at 127 and 119
Monday, September 29
index pict
Grand Lake Marathon