Sharon E. Vibberts, age 71, of Suffield, formerly of Manchester, died Saturday, May 31, 2014, at Hartford Hospital after a short illness.
Sharon was born in Manchester on July 9, 1942, daughter of Clarence W. Vibberts of Manchester and the late Clarrisa (MacDonald) Vibberts. She was raised in Manchester and had been a resident of Suffield for over 30 years. She was very artistic, enjoyed knitting and free-hand needlepoint, and had worked at the Suffield Senior Center.
With her father, Sharon is survived by her brother and sister-in-law, Brian and Lucille Vibberts of Portland; and several nieces and nephews. Besides her mother, she was also predeceased by a brother, Ross Vibberts.
Her family would like to extend a heartfelt "thank you" to her special friend and nurse, Julie, for all her years of love and support during Sharon's difficult times.
A graveside service will be held Wednesday, June 4, at 11 a.m. in the East Cemetery, Section 16A Harrison Street, in Manchester.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Connecticut Institute for the Blind, 120 Holcomb St., Hartford, CT 06112.
The Holmes Funeral Home in Manchester has care of arrangements.
To leave a message for her family please visitwww.holmes-watkinsfuneralhomes.com