Lillian J. Sharpe, 88, of La Salle, passed away October 12, 2020 in Manor Court in Peru.
According to her wishes, there will be no funeral services. The Hurst Funeral Home in La Salle is assisting the family with arrangements.
Mrs. Sharpe was born in La Salle on October 31, 1931 to Wilfred and Elizabeth (Kable) Groleau. She married Raymond J. Sharpe on October 20, 1951. She worked at Westclox and the laundromat in Peru. She was an avid Chicago Cubs fan. She enjoyed watching western movies especially starring John Wayne.
Mrs. Sharpe is survived by two daughters Susan Swingle of La Salle and Beth (Thomas) Rademacher of Kankakee; four sons Daniel Sharpe of Peru, Raymond (Mary) Sharpe of Peru, Thomas Sharpe of La Salle, and Timothy Sharpe of La Salle; eleven grandchildren; twenty-two great grandchildren; one sister Clara Groleau of La Salle; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband Raymond on May 14, 1994, a grandson Ronald, seven brothers, and two sisters.
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