Obituaries: Sharon Terrell

OTTUMWA-Sharon D. Terrell, 73, of 8784 Copperhead Rd., died March 17, 2017 at her home.

She was born October 10, 1943 in Freeport, IL to Robert and Helen Shaney Townsend Sr.  She married Larry Terrell January 21, 1961.

Having grown up in Rockford, IL, she had worked for Heritage Home Service.  She and her husband moved to Ottumwa 12 years ago and she continued to work in home health care which she loved.

She enjoyed crafts, woodworking, and most importantly spending time with her family.

Surviving is her husband, Larry; 3 daughters, Robin (Brian) Spangler of Elmwood, WI, Tracey (Sam) Chambers of Kankakee, IL and Jacqueline Terrell of Rockford, IL; 10 grandchildren, Brian Spangler Jr., Kerstin Spangler, Jessica Alexander, Paige Tessendorf, Branden Chambers, Heather Smiley, Kristine Chambers, Cortney Foley, Corey Foley and Carley Foley; a brother, Robert (Sandy) Townsend Jr. of Murray, KY; a sister-in-law, Betty Townsend of Monroe Center, IL and many friends.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Justin Meacham; a brother, William Townsend and a sister, Patricia Townsend.

Her body has been cremated.  No services are planned at this time.

Reece Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.