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Sharon Duke Girty

March 6, 1941

February 22, 1993


Lima, Ill. - Sharon Duke Girty, 51, a Lima native of St. Francis, Kan., died Feb. 22, 1993 in Cheyenne Hospital in St. Francis.

Born March 6, 1941 in Quincy, Mrs. Girty was a daughter of Kenneth and Ruth Elder Duke.

Mrs. Girty was 1959 a graduate of Unity High School at Mendon and a 1963 graduate of Western Illinois University in Macomb.  She was librarian at the Cheyenne County School District at St. Francis.  

Survivors include a brother, Steve Duke of Lima; two nephews, Daron Duke of Macomb and Brian Duke of Lima; two nieces Holly Duke of Iowa City, Iowa, and Roni Brackensick of Mendon Route 2; and a great-aunt Ursa Worley of North Adams Home at Mendon.

Mrs. Girty was preceded in death by her parents and grandparents.

 Graveside services will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Friday in New Providence Cemetery near Ursa by Brother John Bush.  The Curry-Hunter Funeral Home in Mendon is handling arrangements.

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