Sharice Lynn Ghibellini


MOUNT MORRIS – Sharice Lynn Ghibellini, age 79, passed away on Tuesday March 1, 2022 in Serenity Hospice & Home, Oregon, with her family by her side. Shari was born on Feb. 16, 1943 in Peru, the daughter of George and Lucille (Borneman) Williams. She married Mike Ghibellini on July 13, 1963 in the First Lutheran Church, Granville, Ill.

Shari owned and operated Smart Wear Dress Shop in Mt. Morris; before she worked for Plum Electric & Kable News Company, where she retired. She treasured her boys and her grandchildren more than anything. Shari enjoyed golfing, gardening, and coloring. She was a tenacious player of Aggravation and Scrabble games. Shari was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Mt. Morris, and the Red Hat Society.

Shari is survived by her husband: Mike Ghibellini, Mt. Morris; son: Joseph (Missy) Ghibellini, Mt. Morris; step mother: Ursela Williams, Oglesby, Ill.; grandchildren: Kennedy (Tyler) Ghibellini-Burkhart, Oregon; John Ghibellini, Mt. Morris; Jacob Osborne, Salt Lake City, Utah, and Danielle (Jacob) Miller, Saratoga, Wyo.; great grandchildren: Barrett and Oden Miller; brother in law: Gary (Chris) Krejsa, Marina, Calif.; sister in law: Connie Ghibellini, Charleston, Ill.; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Shari is preceded in death by her parents; son: John Ghibellini; grandparents: Oscar (Helen) Borneman and Ray (Sara Jane) Williams.

Memorial services were held on Saturday, March 5, 2022 at 11 a.m. in Finch Funeral Home, 405 East Hitt, Mt. Morris, with Rev. Steven Erickson officiating. Burial held in Plainview Cemetery, Mt. Morris. Visitation was held on Saturday, March 5, 2022 from 10 a.m. until service time in Finch Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Sunset Golf Club and/or Serenity Hospice & Home.

The family would like to thank the staff of Serenity Hospice & Home for their loving and comforting care.