Obituary: WILSON, SHARON

Published: Wednesday, July 30 2014 4:45 p.m. MDT

Sharon Lynn Larsen Wilson1958 ~ 2012Sharon Lynn Larsen Wilson was born August 28, 1958 in Long Beach, California to Kent Ferguson Larsen and Marquitta A Campbell Larsen. She lived in Huntington Beach, CA for 17 years and moved to Spanish Fork, Utah and then lived in Orem, Utah. She attended Huntington Beach High School, Spanish Fork High School and graduated from Orem High School in 1976. She attended Brigham Young University. She attended Utah Technical College receiving a Dental Assisting certificate. She also attended Salt Lake Community college. She married her best friend, Gordon Ricks Wilson in the Manti Temple August 18, 1979. She was blessed with four wonderful children, Jenny(Jason)Wilson, Bryan(Rachel)Wilson, Zachary(Amy) Wilson and Ashley Wilson. And she was blessed with five beautiful grandchildren, Brayden, Emily, Conner, Noah, and Eli.Sharon was very active in the LDS Church. She served with all her heart in Relief Society, Young Women's, and Primary. She loved her ward family.Sharon valiantly battled breast cancer for five years, loving her family and especially her grandkids as long as possible. She wanted to be known as the fun grandma. She succeeded. The family wishes to thank all the doctors, nurses, and staff for helping her during her battle. She returned peacefully to our Heavenly Father, Jan 22, 2012. The viewing and funeral will be held at LDS Chapel located at 2556 W 9800 S South Jordan, UT. Viewing is on Jan 29 at 6-8 PM and Jan 30 9:30-10:30 AM. Funeral services will be held Jan 30 at 11 AM.