1/23/2014 2:22:00 PM Sharon R. Altevogt April 1, 1933 - January 22, 2014
Sharon R. Altevogt, 80, of Witt, IL, passed away at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at her residence.
She was born April 1, 1933 in Coffeen, IL, the daughter of W. Henry and Easter (Jones) Traylor. Sharon married Robert Altevogt on November 9, 1951 in Hillsboro, IL. He preceded her on July 18, 2001. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Witt United Methodist Church.
Survivors include her children: Shelia Smith of Taylorville, Shirley (Jim) Cooper of Taylorville, Roberta Altevogt of Witt, Donna (Bill) Wilhelm of Witt; son-in-law, Rick Portwood of Taylorville; and grandchildren: Angela O’Mahony and Brian Williamson. She was preceded in passing by her daughter, Peggy Portwood, siblings: Emory & Shirley as infants, Elmer Traylor, Eva Loafman, Madge Hinds, Lela Wise, Willie Homan and Fred Traylor.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Stiehl-Dawson Funeral Home in Nokomis, IL. Rev. Joy Caschetta will officiate. Burial will be in St. John’s Cemetery in Irving, IL. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service on Saturday.