Sharon Mae Morgan
Sharon Mae Morgan, 70, of Indianapolis, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Sharon was born Oct. 2, 1943, to Grace and Harry Hamilton, in Freeland Park.
She enjoyed her horses and trail riding in Brown County State Park, traveling, planting and growing her flowers, her dogs and spending time with her family, most notably her children and grandchildren.
She had a heart of gold and always put the needs of others before hers.
Sharon had a very strong faith in God and attended LifePoint Church. She was very hardworking and young at heart and was never afraid to tackle any challenges that came her way.
Before marrying and raising a family, Sharon worked at State Farm Insurance and Alcoa in Lafayette. She later took time off to raise her three children. She spent many years working at Golden Royal, where she could be around the horse and tack industry before starting her custom drapery business, Sister Stitch, with her beloved sister. Later, Sharon spent eight years working at St. Francis Hospital, where she made many new friends.
Sharon is survived by her children, Carla (Phil) Oehrle, Karl (Jill) Sanders and Michael (Dana) Sanders; her siblings, Marie (Dwain) Hamilton and Sam Hamilton; and her grandchildren, Drew Oehrle, Aleksey Oehrle, Haley Sanders and Hayden Sanders.
Sharon was preceded in death by her husbands, Karlis Sanders and Junious Morgan.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at Little & Sons Funeral Home Stop 11 Chapel, 4901 E. Stop 11 Road, Indianapolis. Visitation will be from noon until service time Saturday at the funeral home.