Born 1-4-1918 -- Died 2-16-2005
Lillian P. Sharkey, 87, of Salem, Ark., daughter of James Plott and Josephine Udelhoden Plott, was born Jan. 4, 1918, in North Dakota. She died Feb. 16, 2005, at her home.
She married John Ogburn. He preceded her in death and she married Mike Sharkey, who also preceded her in death.
She was owner/operator of restaurants for many years. She was a Catholic.
Survivors include sisters -- Evelyn Nitchke of Jamestown, N.D., Luella Triepke of Beloit, Wis., and Dorothy Katuin of Peru, Ill.; a sister-in-law, Beatrice Plott of Salina, Kan.; and several nieces and nephews and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her husbands; her parents; and her brothers -- Jim, Donald and Lyle Plott.
A graveside memorial service was held Feb. 18 at Viola Cemetery in Viola, Ark., with arrangements under the direction of Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem.
Memorials may be made to the Salem Senior Center.