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Sharon Y. Kelly, 85

| May 9, 2023 4:31 PM

May 18, 1937 — April 26, 2023

Sharon Kelly beloved mother and grandmother passed away at Lincoln County Care Center in Shoshone, Idaho, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s.

Sharon was born May 18, 1937, in Port Costa, Calif., the daughter of Johnnie Heyne and Doyle Heyne. Sharon married James Lowell Kelly in Glendale, Ore., in 1954. They had two sons together.

She worked in the Insurance and Real Estate industry. She really enjoyed spending time on the Oregon Coast. She loved to collect old glassware, books and lighthouses. She loved to read. She was a big advocate for the American Veterans.

She is preceded in death by her parents; brother Conley Heyne; and her husband.

Sharon is survived by her sons, Zane Kelly (Tami) and Shaun Kelly (Teresa); grandsons Phillip Kelly (Emily), Mordecai Kelly and Brandon Harrington; great-grandchildren Sawyer, Jubilee, Evangeline, Brighton, Glorielle Kelly and Tucker Harrington.

At Sharon’s request, no services will be held and cremation will take place. She will be buried next to her parents at Coeur d’Alene Memorial Gardens in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.

Yates Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements. Please visit Sharon’s online memorial and sign her guestbook at