Sharon B. Galloway
Sharon B. Galloway, 71, of Springfield, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at Lewis Memorial Christian Village in Springfield, IL.
Sharon was born on January 14, 1949 in Lexington, KY, the daughter of James B. and Frances T. (Blazejak) Galloway. She attended Springfield High School and graduated in 1967. She began her career in the medical field as a Lab Tech at Memorial Hospital in Springfield, and worked to obtain her RN degree and continued employment at Memorial Medical Center in the Rehabilitation Unit for a total of 25 years. Upon retiring from Memorial, she worked as a registered nurse for Genex Corp. until she retired in 2003. Sharon cherished her pets and especially enjoyed attending various auctions. She took pride in her flower garden and her koi pond. She was extremely talented as an artist and loved to paint and draw pictures. She also enjoyed fishing.
Sharon was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her brother, Kerry F. (Cathy) Galloway; two nephews, Brian J. (Tiffany) and Shawn L. Galloway; one niece, Katie N. (Jesse) Fromme; one great-niece, Teagen Galloway, and two great-nephews, Braeden Galloway and Alexander Fromme.
Visitation: 10-11 am, Monday, August 3, 2020 at Staab Funeral Home-Springfield.
Funeral Service: 11 am, Monday, August 3, 2020 at Staab Funeral Home-Springfield.
Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
CDC Protocol shall be followed.
The funeral service will be live-streamed and can viewed via the Staab Funeral Homes YouTube Channel by clicking on the following link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6V35GJsCG6o