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Sharon Kay Maas

Sharon Kay Maas

Sharon Kay Maas, age 76, of Quincy, died on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 in Blessing Hospital. She was born on August 9, 1943 in Quincy, the daughter of Woodrow Wilson and Ruth Ann (Matticks) Smith. She married Melvin L. Maas on June 22, 1960 in St. Edward Catholic Church. He survives.

Sharon began her work career at Lincoln School and later went to work at Moorman's/ADM as a Lab Technician until her retirement in 2000.

She was a longtime and very active member of St. Anthony Catholic Church.
Sharon loved quilting with the Ladies of St. Anthony's, and helping with funeral luncheons and the Blanket Project.

Her family, grandchildren and great-granddaughter were #1 in her life. Sharon was always ready to go when the family made trips to show their quarter horses. She took care of all entry fees, point standings and was friends to everyone at the various shows.

She was a wonderful cook, who generously welcomed family and friends into her home. Sharon was known for her baking, especially for her wonderful cherry pies and chocolate chip blonde brownies. She enjoyed the beauty of the outdoors and providing for the various birds, especially the cardinals that she loved so much.

Sharon is survived by her husband Melvin and three children: Woody (Stacey) Maas, William "Bill" Maas and Sandy (Dave) Greving all of Quincy.
One sister, Phillis (Greg) Lenske of Elizabethton, TN.
Grandchildren: Garrett (Kelseigh) Maas; Bodie Maas; D.J. Greving; Sam, Greving; and one great-granddaughter, Leighnkon Maas all of Quincy.
Many brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be on Monday, September 9, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. in the Duker & Haugh Funeral Home with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:15 a.m. in St. Anthony Catholic Church with Rev. Tom Donovan officiating. Interment in St. Anthony Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. in St. Anthony Catholic Church. Memorials may be made to St. Anthony Catholic Church. The Duker & Haugh Funeral Home is handling the arrangements

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From:
Mary-Ann
Comments:
Woody, sorry to hear of the loss of your mom.
From:
The Kevin Maas Family
Quincy, IL
Comments:
We were so sad to learn of Aunt Sharon's recent passing. She was a kind & thoughtful person in every way. Sending lots of love & very sincere condolences.
From:
Linda Lyle
Erwin, TN
Comments:
Melvin& family,I am one of Phillis ' friends that you met in Paducah. Loved, loved her laugh. She was such a nice, sweet lady. My deepest sympathies, love & prayers. Our group loves Phillis.
From:
Todd & Tina Reichert
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Woody, Stacey and Family -
We are so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. May your memories bring you peace and comfort.
From:
Mike and Vickey
Quincy, IL
Comments:
So very sorry for your loss —- you are in our thoughts and prayers💖🙏
From:
Karla Bonfield
Chesterton, IN
Comments:
My heart aches for you and your family during this difficult time. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers.
From:
Rosemary Duesterhaus
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Sandy, Dave and Children, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mother. I knew her from the times St Francis Quilters quilted at St Anthony's. My children send their love and sympathy, also.
From:
Halie and Kevin Schafer
Oklahoma City, OK
Comments:
We were so sad to hear about Sharon. She and Melvin have always treated Halie like family. Our thoughts and prayers go out to her family, especially Melvin and Sam. Thank you for being a special part of Halie's life.
From:
Wayne Emerick
Quincy, IL
Comments:
MELVIN AND FAMILY,
KEEPING YOU AND YOUR FAMILY IN OUR PRAYERS.
JUDY AND WAYNE
From:
Marie utterback-heinecke
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Sandy,
I'm so sorry to hear of your moms passing. She was like a second mom to me when we were young. My thoughts an prayers are with your family