Sharon Rose (Irwin) Munro
Dec. 23, 1930-Jan. 9, 2021
Sharon was born in Rockham, SD on December 23, 1930, the middle daughter of Bernard and Edna Irwin. She attended Mount Marty High School. She received her R.N. degree from Sacred Heart School of Nursing in Yankton, SD. She married Deane Munro on October 11, 1952 and they made their home in Omaha. Sharon and Deane were founding members of St. Joan of Arc Church, where Sharon was active in the Ladies Guild and served on numerous parish committees. She was an original participant in Perpetual Adoration at St. Joan of Arc and did so for over 40 years until her health left her unable to continue this ministry. She also worked for 20 years as a registered nurse in the Intensive Care at Bergan Mercy Hospital. Sharon was preceded in death by son Steven; sister Sr. Kevin Irwin O.S.B.; son-in-law Dan White. Survived by husband Deane; children Mark (Deb) Omaha, Lynda (Rob) Savio, St. Louis, MO, Mary (Jim) Powers, Omaha, Janet (Larry) Wilcox, Atchison, KS, Julie White, Novato, CA, Kevin (Shari) Munro, Omaha, Molly (Dave) Aboussleman, Upper Saddle River, NJ, Jenny Munro, Omaha. Sharon was a grandmother to 21 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren; sister Mary Dawn (Harlan) Vesley, Seattle, WA.
Due to Covid 19 restrictions, a PRIVATE Funeral Mass will be held Friday, January 15, 2021 at St Joan of Arc Church at 10am. Memorials are suggested to St. Joan of Arc or to Home Instead Foundation.
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