Sharon Walter

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Sharon Walter, 79, Minot, passed away on Tuesday, March 15, 2022 in her home surrounded by her loving family.

Sharon was born on July 8, 1942 in Minot to Claude and Dorathy (Scofield) Vannett.  She was raised and educated in Minot and graduated from Minot High School. 

Sharon married Edwin Walter, a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, on April 15, 1961.  They made their home in Minot where they raised their family. Sharon was employed at Burger King for twenty-nine years eventually becoming a shift manager. She especially enjoyed working with Denise, Tim, Danny and Don.

Sharon was a member of the PTA for St. Leo’s School and enjoyed bowling in her younger years. Sharon and Edwin enjoyed taking the RV on casino trips with Elaine and Jay and she especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren. 

Sharon’s loving family includes her husband of 60 years, Edwin; children: Claudette (Mark) Fiest, Mary (Mike) Workman, Ed Walter Jr., Scott (Shirley) Walter, David Walter and Dorothy Walter; grandchildren: Shiann, Heather (Jordan), Brandon (MaKayla), Michael (Pam), Chris (Jenna), Missy (James), Scottie, Bryan, Brittany (Dan), Breanna (Scott), Shane, Shaylee, Krystal, Ashley (Alan), Derrick, Braelyn and Kyle (Stephanie); numerous great grandchildren; siblings: Larry (Barb) Vannett, Maynard (Mary) Vannett, Ronald (Pam) Vannett; brother-in-law: Rick Russell and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Sharon was preceded in death by her father: Claude Vannett, mother and stepfather: Dorathy and Dale Norberg, sister: Claudia Russell and granddaughter: Alexis Walter.

Public Visitation:  Friday, March 18, 2022 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in Thomas Family Funeral Home – Minot.
Vigil Prayer Service:  Monday at 7:00 p.m. in Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church – Minot.
Mass of Christian Burial:  Tuesday, March 22, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. in Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church – Minot.
Graveside Service:  Wednesday, March 23, 2022 at noon in the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery – rural Mandan.


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