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Sharon Lee Bouchard

June 11, 1947 ~ July 27, 2020 (age 73)

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Sharon Lee Bouchard

(Nee Barrix)


Sharon Lee Bouchard, age 73, of Hammond, entered into eternal rest peacefully on Monday, July 27,  2020.

She is survived by her husband of 26 years, Paul A. Bouchard; two daughters: Michelle M. VanderMeer and Rhonda Lee Donsbach; four grandchildren: Kylie VanderMeer, Tyler  Donsbach, Luke Donsbach and Brooke VanderMeer; one brother,  Robert Scott Barrix;  as well as numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

Preceded in death by her first husband: Jim Powers; and parents: Jasper and Cora Lee Barrix.

Friends are invited to join the family for a time of visitation on Friday, July 31, 2020 at Bocken Funeral Home, 7042 Kennedy Avenue, Hammond (Hessville) IN 46323 from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. with a funeral service to be held at 12 p.m. with Pastor Bob Parnell, officiating. Face mask are required per State of Indiana Covid-19 guild lines. The service at 12 noon will be live streamed and available to watch at our website. Burial at Elmwood Cemetery, Hammond will follow.

Sharon was a lifetime resident of the region. She graduated from Morton High School in 1965. She worked for Bank Calumet before becoming the bookkeeper and receptionist at Elmwood Cemetery. She made many friends over the 10 years she spent working in the office at Elmwood. She often spoke about her grandchildren who were the loves of her life. Sharon was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend who will be missed by many.

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July 31, 2020

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bocken Funeral Home

Funeral Service
July 31, 2020

12:00 PM
Bocken Funeral Home

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