LEIPSIC — Sharon A. Kuhlman, 69, of Leipsic died 4:40 a.m. Saturday, August 3, 2013 at Putnam Acres Care Center, Ottawa. She was born January 13, 1944 to the late Paul and Alice (Duling) Elchinger. She is survived by Eugene C. Kuhlman, whom she married in 1964.
Sharon loved her three daughters and four grandchildren: Lisa Ann Negray and her daughter, Christina Elizabeth, of Avon; Gina Ann Kuhlman Miller and her daughter, Gianna Maria, of Bratenahl; and Ann Marie, now deceased, and her and Robert Salisbury’s sons, Isaac and Tyson, of Ottawa.
Also surviving is her brother, Kenneth (Paula) Elchinger of Glandorf; and two sisters: June Rose of Fort Wayne, IN and Margie (Steve) Noirot of Wauseon.
Sharon was a graduate of International Business College, Fort Wayne, IN. She worked for Marathon Oil Company, Findlay, the Bank of Leipsic Company, Leipsic, and Sky Bank. She was an officer of the Leipsic Chamber of Commerce and had worked for the Village of Leipsic. She was a Red Cross instructor. Sharon was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Leipsic and the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Leipsic.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Leipsic. The Very Revered Father George Wenzinger will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Monday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at LOVE-HEITMEYER FUNERAL HOME, Leipsic.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Red Cross.
Condolences may be expressed at www.lovefuneralhome.com.
Sharon A. Kuhlman