Sharon S. Nelson
Sharon S. Nelson, 80, passed away on November 11, 2020 at home. She was born October 17, 1940 in Sedalia, MO, the daughter of William John and Dorothy Elizabeth Donath.Sharon graduated from Smith-Cotton High School, Class of 1959. She also received her RN degree from Research College of Nursing. She married Edwin L. Nelson of Kansas City in the summer of 1987.Sharon is survived by her husband, Ed Nelson of the home, her son and daughter-in-law, Daniel and Mary Donath of Lee’s Summit, and her stepdaughters, Cheryl (Harry) Hosford of Mission, KS and Susan Nelson of Kansas City.
Memorial ContributionsIn lieu of flowers, the family asks you to consider a donation to Research College of Nursing, Catholic Community Hospice or a charity of your choice.“Our fear of death is like our fear that summer will be short, but when we have had our swing of pleasure, our fill of fruit, and our swelter of heat, we say we have had our day.”Ralph Waldo Emerson