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Sharon Tobin

1940 - 2017
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Sharon Louise Tobin

Clay Township

Sharon Louise Tobin, 76, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, long-time resident of Los Angeles, California and currently of Clay Township, died March 16, 2017 after a courageous battle with Hodgkin's Lymphoma.

Sharon was a psychotherapist in private practice and previously the head of Social Services at St. John Hospital in Santa Monica, California.

She spent many years working with Dr. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross and helped developed the renowned Safe Harbors Workshops for adult survivors of childhood abuse. Her work gave new life to so many people.

Sharon is survived by her wife and partner of 34 years, Shannon Steck; a sister-in-law, Mavis Tobin; many dear friends; granddaughter, Kate Burnett and nieces and nephews. Sharon was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Bill.

For all she gave of herself to the world and to those she loved, Sharon will be deeply missed and never forgotten.

Cremation arrangements were made by Bower-Rose Funeral Home, Marine City.
Published in The Times Herald on Mar. 19, 2017
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