Visitation for Sharon Mae Bates, 77, of Windsor Heights and formerly of Perry will be held from 1-7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 31 at Hastings Funeral Home, with family present from 5-7 p.m. Funeral Services will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 1 also at the funeral home. Burial will take place at the Rippey Cemetery in Rippey, Iowa.
Sharon died Oct. 27, 2021, at the Urbandale Health Care Center in Urbandale, Iowa.
Sharon is survived by her children, Susan (Terry) Bates-Staudt of Rockford, Iowa, Edwin (Lisa) Bates IV of Waukee and Donald Bates of West Des Moines; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brother John (Peggy) Wilson of Perry; and cousin, Betty Mae Martin of Milsap, Texas.
Hastings Funeral Home in Perry is in charge of arrangements.