Carole M. (Ward) Sharrits

Born: Fri., May 14, 1943
Died: Mon., Dec. 30, 2019


11:00 AM to 2:00 PM, Sun., Jan. 12, 2020
Location: Hartman Sons Funeral Home

Memorial Service

2:00 PM Sun., Jan. 12, 2020
Location: Hartman Sons Funeral Home

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Columbus Grove, Ohio

Carole M. Sharrits, 76, died peacefully Monday, December 30, 2019, in Salem, Virginia.  She was born on May 14, 1943 in Leipsic, Ohio, to Roy and Gladys (Jacobs) Ward.  They both who preceded her in death.  

She is survived by her husband of 43 years, David Sharrits, whom she married on May 22, 1976.  

Carole is a 1961 graduate of Leipsic High School and was a factory worker at Weather Seal in Ottawa, Ohio. She was an active member of the Columbus Grove Christian Church and enjoyed spending time with her family and friends in Columbus Grove, Ottawa, Delphos, Lima, Indian Lake, and Cape Coral.

She is survived by one son: Troy (Tina) Sharrits of Cape Coral, FL; one daughter: Shelly Wilcox of Elida, OH; three grandsons: Eric (Nichole) Wilcox of Newberry, FL, Austin Sharrits of Cape Coral, FL, and Kadin Sharrits of Cape Coral, FL.; two granddaughters: Kali Wilcox of Pandora, OH, and Tristin Sharrits, of Cape Coral, FL; one sister: Doris Hopkins of Leipsic, OH; three great-grandsons: Landen, Jaden, and Gaven Wilcox; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two brothers: Leon and Richard (Dick) Ward; and one son: Steve Wilcox.  

Friends my call from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm, on Sunday, January 12, 2020, at Hartman Sons Funeral Home, Columbus Grove where  services will begin at 2:00 pm, with Pastor Geoff Eubank officiating.

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Linda Kramer
   Posted Mon January 06, 2020
Dave, so sorry to hear of Carol's passing she was a great person and will really be missed.
Linda & Bill Kramer

Mary Lou Ward
   Posted Tue January 07, 2020
My deepest condolences to the family of this very special lady.

Ann Rigg
   Posted Tue January 07, 2020
So sorry to hear of Carole's passing. We were cousins and although I had not seen her in a long time, I enjoyed her posts on FB and I always tried to respond. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family at this very difficult time.

Marty (Slaybaugh) Hoover and Larry
   Posted Wed January 08, 2020
Larry and I send our sympathy as you go through this difficult time. Carole is a cousin I enjoyed growing up with. Even though we haven't seen each other for several years, she was a wonderful asset to our family with her fun and friendly ways.

Lisa smith
   Posted Thu January 09, 2020


Our hearts are with your family. Love, The Smiths (Mike, Lisa, Dylan & Kelsey)

Tom and Helen Kissell
   Posted Fri January 10, 2020
Dave, our deepest sympathy and condolences to you and family on your loss.
Tom and Helen Kissell
St Augustine

Al Miller
   Posted Mon January 13, 2020
My deepest regrets! We had a lot fun together. AL MILLER

Lorene Wehrly
   Posted Wed January 15, 2020
Dave I am so very sorry for your loss. Sending my sympathies to you and your family. Cherish the memories. Love Lorene

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