Sharon Jonsson passed away on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at the age of 83 years. She will be lovingly remembered by her daughter Anita Fern Suzanne Jonsson; grandchildren Andria & Juan and Joshua & Kalsey; great grandschildren Chlo, Annika, Kevin, Kimberly and Helaman; siblings Grant Johnson, Molly McBride, Arta Johnson, Virginia Johnson, Preston & Maureen Johnson and Betty & Ralph Sabey; and much loved nieces and nephews and friends. She was predeceased by her parents Miles “Jack” & Bessie (nee Thomas) Johnson; siblings Elmoyne Johnson, Nadine & Lawrence Nielson, Keith McBride, Kelvin Johnson and Beverly Johnson. Sharon was born and raised in Barnwell, AB. After finishing school, she became a grade 1 teacher in a nearby town. She met and married Rolf Jonsson while there and they then moved to Calgary which has been her home ever since. To Sharon, family was the most important part of her life. Not only her daughter Anita, but all of her nieces and nephews were considered her children. She had a true mother heart, which benefited her not only in her family but in her 31 years as a grade 1 teacher. She also enjoyed dancing, doing genealogy and serving in her church callings. Her family would like to extend a person invitation to all who knew her to come and celebrate her life at a Funeral Service that will be held for Sharon at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints – North Stake Center (5927 Tipton Road NW, Calgary) on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in the Barnwell Cemetery (Barnwell, AB).
Pierson’s Forest Lawn Chapel
4121 – 17 Avenue SE