Born on July 3, 1942, in Dennison, Sharon was the daughter of the late Gordon W. and Winona (Montague) Jester.
Sharon graduated from Gnadenhutten High School and Canton Beauty School. She was employed as a hairdresser for 39 years. Sharon was a life long resident of the area and a member of the Uhrichsville First Moravian Church. She was past president of the Claymont Democratic Women, past president of the Twin City Women's Bowling Association, a volunteer of the Twin City Hospital Coffee Bar Association and served at president for 17 years.
In addition to her parents, Sharon is preceded in death by her husband John W. Kohler and their infant son.
Sharon is survived by her children Gayle (Jerrod) Gambs of Newark, Blaine (Sonya) Kohler of Uhrichsville and Wayne (Angie) Kohler of Bucyrus; a brother Glen (Sherry) Jester of Windham, Maine; 7 grandchildren Rachel Gambs, Thomas Kohler, Derek Kohler, Chasalee (Anthony) Gold, Jessica Bloom, Nicholas Kohler and Lauren Kohler and 4 great grandchildren.
Funeral services for Sharon will be held at 11a.m., on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at the Uhrich-Hostettler English Funeral Home, Inc. at Uhrichsville, with the Rev. Bill Rinderknecht officiating. Burial will follow at the Gnadenhutten Cemetery.
Calling hours will be from 6 to 8 p.m., on Monday, December 2, 2013, at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to CrossRoads Hospice, 3743 Boettler Oaks Dr., Ste. E., Green, O., 44685-6227.
Uhrich-Hostettler English Funeral Home, Inc. at Uhrichsville