Sharon Marie Moore



Sharon Marie Moore, 67, of Grants Pass,Ore., died Friday, Jan. 9, 2009, at Rogue Valley Medical Center in Medford from injuries sustained in a vehicle crash. Services will be held on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2009, at 11:00 a.m. at Stephens Family Chapel. Contributions may be made to the Rogue Valley Humane Society, 429 N.W. Scenic Drive, Grants Pass, OR 97526.



Sharon was born on May 21, 1941, in Lansing, Mich., to Clinton and Doris Walton. She married Dick Schandoney in 1959 in Lompoc, Calif. Together they had four children; they later divorced in 1981. They moved to the Rogue Valley in 1971 from San Fernando, Cali.



Sharon loved to work in her yard gardening, crocheting, planning family gatherings, camping, feeding the birds and deer, and spending time with family and friends. She loved spending time with her three dogs and one bird.



She will be remembered by all those who knew her as kind and beautiful person who loved her family and friends with her smile and sense of humor that made everyone happy.



Survivors include a son, Richard Schandoney, of Jacksonville; three daughters, Pam VanDusen, Sherry Whaley, and Lulu Julie Jones, all of Grants Pass; significant other, Tom Delany, of Grants Pass; 13 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her father; mother; a brother, Richard; and sister, Betty.