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 F Marion <I>Asper</I> Sharkey

F Marion Asper Sharkey

Anthony, Harper County, Kansas, USA
Death 11 Nov 2008 (aged 79)
Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas, USA
Burial Weskan, Wallace County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 49443503 · View Source
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December 18, 2016
Longtime Weskan resident Marion Sharkey, 79, died Nov. 11 at Hynes Hospice Center at Via Christi Regional Medical Center, St. Francis Campus, in Wichita. She was born Aug. 10, 1929, at Anthony, the daughter of George and Bessie (Hughbanks) Asper. On Jan. 31, 1953, she and Jean H. Sharkey were married at the Baptist Church in Anthony.

Mrs. Sharkey was a member of the Weskan Baptist Church; Art Guild; Weskan Willing Workers and Glory Girls. She enjoyed oil painting, gardening, playing any card or board game, reading, theater, and took great joy in cooking new recipes for both family and friends.

Surviving family includes her husband Jean Sharkey of Weskan; two daughters, Shawn Jeffery and her husband Wade of Hill City and Lynn Kasten and her husband Larry of Sharon Springs; two sons, Mike Sharkey and his wife Colleen of Otis and Chris Sharkey of Overland Park; 10 grandchildren, Joseph Sharkey, Jamie Cline, Brett Sharkey, Stacie Kasten, Nicole Sharkey, Cody Kasten, Brady Jeffery, Todd Sharkey, Meghann Jeffery and Taylor Sharkey; and great-grandson Noah Sharkey. Preceding her in death were her parents; son Mark, who died July 3, 2002; sister LaVerne Roderick; and one brother Walter "Sonny" Asper.

The funeral was Saturday at 2:30 p.m. MST, at the Weskan United Methodist Church, with Pastor Tim Cress officiating. Burial followed in the Weskan Cemetery. Memorials, in lieu of flowers, may be designated to the Weskan EMS or the Weskan Baptist Church, and may be left at Koons Funeral Home in Sharon Springs, or mailed to Koons Funeral Home, 211 N Main, Goodland, KS 67735-1555.

Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Nov. 18, 2008

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 49443503
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for F Marion Asper Sharkey (10 Aug 1929–11 Nov 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49443503, citing Weskan Cemetery, Weskan, Wallace County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Linda O. (contributor 47143751) .