Sharon M. Drew age 76 of Dixon IL died Sunday Jan. 3, 2021 at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
She was born on Dec. 20, 1944 in Sterling IL the daughter of Eugene and Lavon (Spotts) Lauts. Sharon worked for the kitchen at Mendota Community Hospital, the Senior Center, Heritage Square, Meals on Wheels, and also sold realty with Steven Realty. On Aug. 31, 1979 she married Jerry Drew in Morrison IL. She enjoyed playing the accordian and piano/keyboard. Sharon had a strong love of music that she passed onto her children. Music would always fill her home along with the smell of baking which she also enjoyed doing saying “everything is better with butter”. She also enjoyed Horseback and snomobile riding, training horses with her husband, taking care of her flowers, and was also a strong prayer warrior.
Sharon is preceded in death by her parents and one brother Gene Lauts. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.
Sharon is survived by her husband Jerry; her children Dustin (Sarah) Drew of Dixon, Julie (Jeff) Hussey of Stilman Valley, Josie (David) Mosinski of Fairfield IA, and Jennie (Andy) Dewey of Polo; 9 grandchildren Michael Dewey, Amanda Dewey, Drew Dewey, Jake (Maria) Dewey, Bryan Dewey, Mackenzie (Jared) Schleicher, Austin (Hana) Yuill, Easton Drew, Emory Drew; and 5 Great Grandchildren Kylie Dewey, Kaethen Dewey, Kenzli Dewey, Kolten Dewey, and Henry Schleicher. She is also survived by one sister Lutitia Loomis of Lee Center IL and several nieces and nephews that she dearly loved.
Visitation will be on Sat. Jan. 9 2021 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Mihm Jones Funeral Home in Amboy IL. A private Funeral Service will be held following the visitation at 1:00 pm at the funeral home with burial to follow at St. Patrick Cemetery in Amboy IL.
Arrangements made by the MIhm-Jones Funeral Home in Amboy. Condolences can be left at www.thejonesfh.com.