Sharon Louise Wilkerson, 77, of North Vernon died at 3:26 a.m. Tuesday, September 29, 2020, at Columbus Regional Hospital in Columbus.
Miss Wilkerson was a 1961 graduate of Seymour High School and a graduate of Lutheran Hospital School of Nursing in Fort Wayne. She served in the U.S. Army Nursing Corp from 1967 through 1970 and had worked as a registered nurse for 37 years, retiring from nursing in Maryland. Miss Wilkerson was a member of Scipio United Methodist Church and enjoyed playing cards, being outdoors, fishing, flowers, and spending time with family especially around the holidays.
Funeral services will be conducted at 6 p.m. Friday, October 2, 2020, at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Rev. Ron Marcoux will officiate. Military rites will be performed by Matt Hester Post 2021 VFW. Visitation will be on from 4 p.m. until time of services Friday, October 2, 2020, at the funeral home. Burial will be at a later date at Vernon Cemetery.
Born May 16, 1943, in Jennings County, Miss Wilkerson was the daughter of Mary Lois Milholland Wilkerson and Kenneth P. Wilkerson.
Survivors include her mother of Seymour and sister, Beverly Vogel of North Vernon.
Miss Wilkerson was preceded in death by her father and sister, Kimberly Webber.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Scipio United Methodist Church Hands of Hope or Best Friends-Save Them All.