Sharon R. Tash

Bethalto | Tuesday, February 7 2012

Sharon R. Tash, 59, passed away at 2:14 pm Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at Alton Memorial Hospital in Alton with her family by her side. 


She was born on April 17, 1952 in Murphysboro, IL, the daughter of Daniel R. and Helen R. (Bame) Will.   

She married Philip L. Tash on November 22, 1969 in Alton, IL.  He survives.  

Sharon was an owner/operator of the Dairy Queen in Alton.  She enjoyed crafts, her dog, Maggie and spending time with her family and grandchildren.   

In addition to her husband, she is survived by three daughters and sons-in-law, Chrissie and Steve Sims of Bethalto, Carrie and Darrin Floyd of Godfrey and Casey and Brad Ambrose of Moro; seven grandchildren, Kelsee, Daniel and Trace Floyd, Jami and Lucas Ambrose and Jake and Ella Sims; a great granddaughter, Savannah Skelton; four brothers and their spouses, Mike and Karen Will of Rosewood Heights, Al and Sue Will of East Alton, Bud and Margaret Will of Pontoon Beach and Harold and Margo Will of Scottsdale, AZ; two sisters, Betty Downs of IN and Georgia Lattina of Greenville, IL and several nieces and nephews.  

She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Natasha Floyd, her parents, a brother, Carl Will, three sisters, Peggy Lee, Sue Gelmi and Jean Will and a brother-in-law, Don Downs.

Services will be private.

Private burial will be at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto.   

Memorials may be made to the Make a Wish Foundation.

Online Condolences and guest book may be found at

Obit Provided By:
Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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