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Sharon (Schlotter) Laws

July 23, 1935 ~ March 11, 2020 (age 84)


Sharon Rose Laws, age 84, of Avilla, passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at Sacred Heart Home, Avilla.  Mrs. Laws was born in Avilla, Indiana on July 23, 1935 to the late Godfrey Benedict Schlotter and Leah Lavern (Harriger) Schlotter.  She graduated from Avilla High School in 1953 and was employed with Dana Corporation in Churubusco for 30 years before retiring in 1997.  She married Charles “Chuck” Laws in 1991 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Avilla.  

Survivors include:
Husband, Chuck Laws of Avilla.
Daughter, Nina and Mike Bennett of Auburn.
Daughter, Catherine and Charles “Chuck” Inzer of Avilla.
Son, Jason and Debbie Combs of Fort Wayne.
Son, John and Christine Mory of South Milford.
Son, Randy and Deborah Laws of Palmdale, California.
Daughter, Robin and Dave Parker of Oregon. 
14 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
Sister-in-law, Mae Schlotter of Kendallville.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Rebecca Wert and Cheryl Miller; and brothers, Jed Schlotter, Robert Schlotter, and Richard Schlotter. 

Visitation will be held Sunday, March 15th from 2:00 – 6:00 PM at Hite Funeral Home in Kendallville.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, March 16, 2020 at 11:00 AM at St. Mary Catholic Church in Avilla with visitation one hour prior to the mass.
Burial will follow at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery in Avilla.
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

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March 15, 2020

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Hite Funeral Home
403 South Main Street
Kendallville, Indiana 46755

Funeral Service
March 16, 2020

11:00 AM
St. Mary Catholic Church
228 North Main Street
Avilla, IN 46710

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