Sharon L. Hoselton, 66, of Chenoa passed away at 4:37 pm on Sunday, February 3, 2013 at her residence in Chenoa with her family by her side after a courageous battle with Cancer.
Her Funeral Mass will be 11 am, Thursday, February 7, 2013 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Chenoa with Father Carl LoPresti officiating. Burial will be in Chenoa Cemetery, Chenoa. Pallbearers for her service are Rob Shaffer, Emory Shaffer, Bill Casner, Justin Cottrell, Chuck Kauffman, Steve Kelleher, Dwayne Leach and Phil Rasmus.
Visitation will be from 3 to 8 pm, Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Chenoa and 10 to 10:45 am, prior to the service on Thursday at the church. A Rosary will be recited at 2:30 pm prior to the visitation on Wednesday. Duffy-Pils Memorial Home, Chenoa has charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests that memorials be directed to Kidney Cancer Foundation or St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Chenoa.
Sharon was born April 5, 1946 in Pontiac the daughter of Eugene Clair and Mabel Lillian (Colvin) Cottrell. She married Ray Hoselton on July 25, 1964 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Chenoa. He survives in Chenoa.
Other survivors include her five children, Rod (Mari Lynn) Hoselton, Stacie (Bill) Casner, Doug (Renee) Hoselton, Jeff (Traci) Hoselton, Suzanne Hoselton all of Chenoa; one sister, Ann Black of Pontiac; two brothers, James (Martha) Cottrell of Fairbury; Larry (Doris) Cottrell of Chenoa; 16 grandchildren, Andy, Brad, Claire, Addison, Connor, Riley, Drew, Sydney, Brandon, Lauren, Chloe, Josh, Brock, Brooke, Katie, Billy, 7 great grandchildren, Kinzie, Zach, Kael, Carter, Rory, Caitlyn, Sayler and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother in-law, Ron Black.
Mrs. Hoselton was a 1964 graduate of Chenoa High School where she was named “Most Cheerful”. She was a member of Jaycettes of Chenoa; Chenoa Women’s Club, Arts and Travels Club, Eppards Point Sunshine Club, Altar and Rosary Society of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, McLean County Election Judge, Chenoa Peace Meals Volunteer and the annual Easter Egg Hunt in Chenoa. She enjoyed golf and her most memorable highlight was a hole in one at Pontiac Elks Club where she was a member of the Ladies Golf Association.
Sharon enjoyed traveling with her husband to numerous places in the US and Puerto Rico. Outside of being a caring and loving person was known as the “QVC Queen” to her family. Above all she enjoyed spending time with her family that she loved, actively attending her grandchildren’s sports activities. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.