Sharilyn Denise Vining, 52, of Fairbanks, died Nov. 5, 2012, at Fairbanks Memorial Hospital.
A celebration of life will be held from 6-9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, at the home of Mark and Krista Wilkinson, 90 Teresa Turnaround.
Denise was born Jan. 8, 1960, at Carswell Air Force Base, Texas, to Dennis and Sharon Dickson.
Denise married Robert Vining on Sept. 4, 2007, in San Marcos, Calif., and they have resided in Alaska for the past year.
Denise worked as a nurse, and her family states, "Denise was a great wife and mother, her passing was unexpected. Her last year in Fairbanks was the happiest of her life. Denise, you will be truly missed, RIP Lovebug."
She is survived by her husband, Rob Vining of Fairbanks; daughter, Jennifer Aldorasi of Las Vegas; sons, David Green and Brandon Green, both of Las Vegas; grandchildren, Penelope, Charlie, Katilyn, and Crystal of Las Vegas; mother, Sharon Haire, of Fort Worth, Texas; and brother, David Dickson, of Millsap, Texas.
She was preceded in death by father, Dennis Dickson, and sister, Susan Dickson.
Arrangements are entrusted to Fairbanks Funeral Home.
Fairbanks Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.
3704 Erickson Avenue Fairbanks, AK 99709
Published in Daily News-Miner on Nov. 13, 2012