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Sharon H. Alvarez

11/26/1977 - 9/5/2017

PEKIN ~ Sharon Hope Alvarez, 39, of Pekin, passed away at 3:40 p.m. Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at her home.

 She was born November 26, 1977 in Monroe, Wisconsin to Ramon and Sharon (Furbee) Alvarez.

Surviving are her father, Ramon of Burlington, Wisconsin; her mother, Sharon of Sebastian, Florida; one daughter, Jade Alvarez-Hall of Pekin; one son, Kaiden MacKinney of Pekin; two brothers, Ramon Paul Alvarez of Tampa, Florida and Mike Brannan of Pekin; her boyfriend, Mike Everhart of Pekin; Aunts; Uncles and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Florencio and Mary Alvarez, Russell and Charlotte Furbee; four uncles, Jose Alvarez, Florencio Alvarez, Jr., Jack Grisham and Sam Cotton; one aunt,  Caroline Grisham; cousins, Billy Brown and Linda Sue Grisham and Jade’s father, Eric J. Hall.

A homemaker, she was of the Christian faith.

She loved her two dogs, Kita and Diesel, and listening to country music.

Hope loved and was loved.  She was the daughter every parent would want.  She had so much love in her, it over-flowed to others.  Her smile lit up the whole room.  You could really see the love towards her children Jade and Kaiden.  Over and over, she told them and showed them her love.  I’m sure she still tells them.  I can still hear those words, as we all can.

Hope continues to have the love of her mom, dad, brother Paul, Jade, Kaiden, family and friends.  With God’s grace, we will see each other again and say “I love you” again.  Until then, we will all miss you beyond words, keep you in our hearts and minds, and know God blessed us with your presence.

Cremation has been accorded by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.  A celebration of Hope’s life will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family for the benefit of her children.

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