Sharon Kay Kiger
January 11, 1945 - October 26, 2023

Sharon Kay Kiger

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Sharon Kay. Kiger, age 78, of Fremont
Died Thursday, October 26, 2023 at Dunklau Gardens in Fremont.

Sharon was born January 11, 1945 in Omaha, Nebraska to Harry and Esther 'Slack' Kitzelman. She married William L. Kiger on July 4, 1966. Sharon was a homemaker and an avid crafter, quilter and she did woodworking with her husband, Bill. She was a bright light in every way. She had an infectious laugh that you could find in a crowd. She loved her husband, kids and grandkids and was known to give amazing hugs.

Sharon is survived by her
Husband - William
Sister-in-law - Carrie Kiger of Fremont
Sister-in-law Ruth Kitzelman of Omaha
Children - Darrin (Melissa) Kiger of Fremont
Susan (Shawn) Thurlow of Fremont
Denise (Shane) Thurlow of Phoenix, AZ
Grandchildren - Emma Kiger of Mankato, MN
Sydney (Hannah Johnson) Thurlow of Kearney
Tristan Thurlow of Fremont
Dixie Thurlow of Omaha
Kolten Thurlow of Phoenix, AZ.
many nieces and nephews

She was preceded in death by her parents, Siblings, Max and his wife Marjorie Kitzelman, Phyllis and her husband Gordon Wooten, Donald Kitzelman, Brother-in-law Robert Kiger, Sister-in-law Alice Jessen and her husband Glenn Jessen, nephew Rex Kitzelman and niece Patricia Barker.

The memorial service will be 10:30am, Tuesday, October 31, 2023 at the Ludvigsen Mortuary Chapel in Fremont. The family will receive friends at the funeral home beginning at 9am on Tuesday. Following the service a luncheon will be served at the Izaak Walton west of Fremont. Memorials are suggested to the American Heart or Lung Association.

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Tuesday, October 31, 2023
9am until service time
Ludvigsen Mortuary - Fremont
1249 E. 23rd St.
Fremont, NE  68025
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Memorial Service
Tuesday, October 31, 2023
Ludvigsen Mortuary
1249 East 23rd Street
Fremont, NE  68025
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  1. LaVonne and Glenn Stewart
    Sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayer go out to you.
  2. Lynn and Jeannine Moeller
    Bill & Family,
    Our sympathy to you as you mourn the loss of your loved one. Memories of your family go back many years. May God grant you comfort now and in the days to come.
  3. Nancy and Roger Beckman
    The only scars in Heaven are on the Hands that Hold you now.
    Rest in Peace, dear Sharon.
    May God surround the family with His loving arms.
    Peace to your hearts.

  4. Roberta Nelson
    So very sorry to learn of Sharon's passing. I've known her for years & enjoyed the times we spent together in the Extension Club. She was a very talented lady in crafting. She is now breathing easy. My condolences to the family.
  5. Cathy Spes Wetherell
    Sorry for you loss. With deepest sympathy
  6. Claire Smutz
    Sorry to hear that Sharon passed on. Such a sweet lady always enjoyed talking to her. Her entire family is in my thoughts and prayers. RIP Sharon fly high!

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