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Sharon Ann Hanson Purcell
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Birth: Jun. 15, 1949
Death: Jul. 18, 2009

Sharon Ann "Ms. Kitty" Purcell, 60, of Elgin, died July 18 at her home.

A memorial service will begin at 2 p.m. Friday at the Elgin Stampede Hall.

Sharon was born June 15, 1949, to Donald A. and Juanita (Norton) Hanson in La Grande. She worked in the maintenance department of Union Pacific Railroad until her medical retirement in April. She was a member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. She enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, the mountains and spending time with her family.

Survivors include her mother, Juanita Hanson of Elgin; daughters, Heidi Ann Purcell of Pilot Rock and Heather M. Scott of Elgin; one grandson; sisters and their husbands, Frances and Bruce Ellis of La Grande and Donna and Larry Hays of Elgin; brother and sister-in-law, Chris and Wanda Hanson of Joseph; and other relatives.

Memorials contributions may be made to any cancer charity in care of Daniels-Knopp Funeral, Cremation & Life Celebration Center, 1502 Seventh St. in La Grande.

Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Dan & Barbara
Record added: Jul 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39765963

Sharon You were a Fun and nice friend You will be missed by all that knew you.
- Dan & Barbara
 Added: Jul. 22, 2009

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