Sharon Thomas, 68, St. Joseph, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019.

She was born Jan. 30, 1951, in Nodaway County, Missouri.

Sharon married Dean Thomas on Oct. 26, 1969.

She was a member of the Francis Street First United Methodist Church.

Sharon enjoyed: gardening, sewing, painting and collecting antiques.

She was preceded in death by: her parents, John and Dorothy (Foster) Nelson; and brother, Floyd Nelson.

Survivors include: Dean Thomas, of the home; daughters, Emily and Betsy Thomas; brother, Carl Nelson (Sherline); sister-in-law, Margret Nelson; and numerous nieces; nephews; and extended family members.

Farewell Services: 3 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.

Inurnment: Luteston Cemetery, at later date.

Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to: the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

Online guest book and obituary at: As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.