Sharon K. Wagner, nee Biggs, 68, of Belleville, Ill., born Aug. 25, 1947, in Belleville, Ill., died Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in Columbia, Ill.
Sharon was a dog groomer for over 44 years, and a breeder of award winning Poodles, and Doberman's. She was a former member of the St. Louis Dog Breeder's Association and a lifetime member of Belle City Kennel Club. Sharon enjoyed fishing.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Shirley, nee Sexton, Biggs; and a grandson, Brandon Murdock.
Surviving are her loving husband, John Wagner of Belleville, Ill.; daughter, Sarah (Alan) Wagner-Schilling of Sparta, Ill.; grandchildren, Joshua Wagner, Tara (Brad Higginbotham) Athmer, Catrina Murdock, and Michael Murdock; nine great-grandchildren; sisters, Susan Shaw, Sandy (Ben) McRae, and Sheila (Shawn) Ramage-Knewell; brother-in-law, Lee (Donna) Wagner; sister-in-law, Pam (Ron) Martin; her loving companion, Aseena; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, other family members, and friends; and her very best friend, Betty Bittle.
Memorials in Sharon's name may be made to the Belleville Area Humane Society. Online condolences may be expressed at www.valhallagardensandfuneralhome.com
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at Valhalla Gaerdner Holten Funeral Home, 3412 Frank Scott Parkway West, Belleville, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at the funeral home. Interment will be held in Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, Ill.
VALHALLA GAERDNER HOLTEN FUNERAL HOME, Belleville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Feb. 5, 2016