Sharon Diane Sipes 71, of St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Friday, August 17, 2018 at her home. She was born June 28, 1947 in St. Joseph, MO. She graduated from Benton high school and worked at H.D. Lee for 23 years, then at the Western Regional District Corrections Center, as a Control Center Guard. She enjoyed cooking, baking, crocheting , and crafts, and going to the casino. She was an avid collector of Elvis memorabilia, and a member of the Faith United Baptist Church. Sharon was preceded in death by father, Hugh Martin, mother, Dorothy Marie Blessing. Survivors include, daughter, Dorothy Irene (Rusty) Steele, granddaughters, LaQuena Martin, Crystal & Koral, great grandchildren, Kaliauna, K'shaun, Zeke, Kyreese, Andrew, Lilliana, & Eli, sisters, Linda (Donnie) Jones, Smithville, MO, and Rosa Edwards, Cameron, MO, brother, James Martin, Norman, OK.
Family to receive friends Rupp Funeral Home Tuesday, August 21, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 6054 Pryor Ave St. Joseph, Missouri 64504 Funeral Service Rupp Funeral Home Wednesday, August 22, 2018 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM 6054 Pryor Ave St. Joseph, Missouri 64504