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Sharon O'Donnell

February 10, 1963 ~ December 5, 2019 (age 56)

Obituary

Sharon O'Donnell (Simmer) was called to heaven on Thursday, December 05, 2019.  Sharon was loved for her sunny disposition, gentle touch and boundless love for her family and friends. 

Sharon was preceded in death by her father, Keith Simmer. She is survived by her mother, Shirlie Simmer, sister Sheryl Chew and her husband the love of her life John O'Donnell.  Also Sharon's sons David and Joseph, David's wife Laura, their children Hannah and Elliot, in-laws nieces, nephews and cousins.  Sharon will be sorely missed by us all but we take comfort in the knowledge that we have a new guardian angel watching over us. 

Funeral mass will be held at St. Boniface Church, Waukee, Wednesday Dec. 11 at 10am. Visitation will be Tuesday, Dec 10 from 5 to 7pm at Ernst Funeral Home, Waukee. In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations are made to the John Stoddard Cancer Center, Des Moines.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
December 10, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ernst Funeral & Cremation Services
80 NE Dartmoor Drive
Waukee, IA 50263

Recitation of the Rosary
Tuesday
December 10, 2019

7:00 PM
Ernst Funeral & Cremation Services
80 NE Dartmoor Drive
Waukee, IA 50263

Funeral Mass
Wednesday
December 11, 2019

10:00 AM
St. Boniface Catholic Church
1200 Warrior Lane
Waukee, IA 50263

Donations

John Stoddard Cancer Center
1221 Pleasant St, Des Moines IA 50309
Tel: 1-515-241-4141

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