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September 28, 2012
Messenger News

STRATFORD - Sharon R. Hoshaw, 76, of Stratford, Iowa passed away at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa on Tuesday morning, September 25, 2012 due to complications from surgery.

Following Sharon's wishes, her body has been cremated.

A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday afternoon, September 29th at 3:00 p.m. at the Calvary United Methodist Church in Stratford with Reverends Dot Hasler and Gina Spohnheimer officiating. A late lunch will follow at the church.

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In lieu of flowers, those wishing to express their sympathies through a memorial may direct their gift to the family at P.O. Box 288, Stratford, Iowa 50249.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Stark-Welin Funeral Directors in Stratford is in charge of arrangements.



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