Sharon Cassady

Sharon Rae (Shelker) Cassady, 71, of Osceola died Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019, at Southern Hills Specialty Care in Osceola, from Alzheimer’s.

A Mass of Christian burial was held Tuesday, Oct. 15, at the Church of the Assumption in Churchville, Iowa, with burial following in Calvary Cemetery, Churchville. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the family in Sharon’s name for future remembrances to honor and remember Sharon.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James F. Cassady; sister, Juanita Davis; and brothers-in-law, John M. Cassady and Robert Van Zee.

She is survived by her loving family: sons, James M. (Cindi) of Truro, Brian of St. Charles, and Jason (Amy) of West Liberty; daughter, Anne Cassady-Hornick (Dave) of Englewood, Colo.; her grandchildren, Mason, Logan, Owen, Colin, Ryan, Brynn, Braelynn, Quinten and Sarah; sisters, Marilyn Van Zee of Pleasantville and Arlene Hammer (John) of Panora; brother, Jack Shelker (Becky) of Perry; sisters-in-law, Jane Cassady of Prole and Diane McCauley (Tom) of New Virginia; brothers-in-law, Tom Cassady (Jan) of St. Charles and Robert Cassady of Prole; and many other relatives and friends. 

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