Sharon Brooks Gehring
2/24/1950 - 9/4/2010
Sharon lost her 2 yr battle with cancer in her home in Alger, WA on Sat. morning at the age of 60. She was born in Bellingham, WA on Feb 24, 1950 to John and Mary Jane Brooks and lived in the surrounding area all of her life. She graduated from BHS in 1968 and always gave back to her community. She brought the gift of music through the organ store, D&S Piano and Organ Studio, which she and her first husband Dale Workman owned and operated in the 1980’s. She was a majorette in the BHS Band and continued the tradition performing with her classmates in the Alumni Band during local events, parades and celebrations.
She is survived by her husband Gerald Gehring; children Jon Workman and Leandra (Workman) Hansen; parents John and Mary Jane Brooks; sister Shirley Todhunter; brothers Gerald and John Brooks; and many nieces, nephews, aunts, cousins and close friends.
Donations will be appreciated in her name to your local humane society as she was an advocate to animal health and well being.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, Sept.10, 2010 at 3:00 PM at Moles Bayview Chapel in Bellingham. You may share your thoughts and memories of Sharon in the online guest book at www.molesfuneralhomes.com
Moles Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Bayview Chapel