Sharon A. Dobyns, 75, of Sparta, IL passed away at 10:13 pm on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in O’fallon, IL. She was born on July 18, 1942 in Englewood, CO, the daughter of the late Kenneth and Anne (Kocourek) Swartwood. Sharon and Wayne Dobyns Sr. were united in marriage on April 17, 1964 in Denver, CO. He preceded her in death on November 27, 2005. She was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Sparta, IL.
Sharon is survived by her five sons, Wayne Dobyns Jr. of Coulterville, IL, William Dobyns of Sparta, IL, Brian Dobyns of Sparta, IL, Joe (Joy) Dobyns of Sparta, IL, and Chris Dobyns of Sparta, IL; one sister, Ruth Swartwood of Salida, CO; one brother, Larry Swartwood of Denver, CO; thirteen grandchildren, Benjamin Dobyns, William Dobyns, Natasha Kleinfelter, Mason Kleinfelter, Susanne (Casey DeSpain) Dobyns, Cheyenne Dobyns, Jason Dobyns, Hayley Ogilvie, Cole Ogilvie, Rebekah Doolin, Johnny Doolin, Janelle Doolin, and Wayne Miles Dobyns III; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends
Sharon is preceded in death by her parents, husband and one grandson Joseph Dobyns Jr.
Mass Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Sparta, IL, with Father Vincent Mukasa officiating
Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. on Monday, February 12, 2018 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, and on Tuesday from 9 a.m. until the hour of service at the Church.
Rosary will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday
Interment will be at Union Cemetery
Memorials may be given to the Family for Their Wishes