Sharon Ann Gillenwate

Sharon Ann Gillenwater, 57, of Fort Wayne, IN, and with ties to Huntington, IN, died Saturday, July 11, 2020, at her residence.

Mrs. Gillenwater was a graduate of Snider High School in Fort Wayne.  She was a dietary aid for Brookdale Assisted Living in Fort Wayne.  She was a member of the First Freewill Baptist Church in Huntington and belonged to the Angels Hugs Ministry.  

She was born Nov. 21, 1962, in Fort Wayne, to Kenneth and Margaret Clark Nusbaum. She married Timothy Gene Gillenwater on Nov. 27, 1992, and he survives in Fort Wayne.

Additonal survivors include one daughter, Mary Virginia Gillenwater, of Fort Wayne, and one brother, Ron (Lucinda) Nusbaum, of Angola.

Calling will be held Saturday, July 25, 2020, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m, at First Freewill Baptist Church, 1805 Salamonie Ave., Huntington.  A memorial service will follow at the church at 11 a.m. with Rev. Brunk Conley and Rev. Will Hamilton officiating. A private burial will be at a later date at Fort Wayne Catholic Cemetery. McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, at 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN, is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials are to First Freewill Baptist Church, in care of McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home.

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