McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

May 3, 2014

Sharon Lynn (Sullivan) Delano

From submitted reports
Submitted report

McALESTER — Sharon Lynn (Sullivan) Delano, 63, of Jackson, Ga., died Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at Grady Memorial Hospital in Jackson.

Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Main and Oklahoma Church of Christ with Ron Sullivan officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Brumley-Mills Funeral Home of McAlester.

Born July 26, 1950, in McAlester, she was the daughter of Lindel “John” and Norma (Reese) Sullivan. She grew up in McAlester and graduated from McAlester High School.

She married Ron Delano on May 16, 1969, in McAlester, and, since he was in the military, they embarked on the typical lifestyle of living in many different parts of the world, eventually settling in the Atlanta, Ga,. area as their last assignment.

She also worked at Fort Gillem until her retirement 10 years ago.

She was a member of the Church of Christ.

Survivors include children, Jeff Delano and wife, Elizabeth, Lawrenceville, Ga., Dawn Cain, of McAlester, and Greg Delano, Jackson; grandchildren, Portia, Ashleigh and Sarah Delano, Shelby, Stephen and Sierra Cain, and Gregory and Camarie Delano; her mother, Norma Sullivan, of McAlester, and a brother, Ron Sullivan ,of McAlester.

She was preceded in death by her husband; her father, and a sister-in-law, Susan Sullivan.