March 11, 2024

Sharon K. Powell

Sharon K. Powell

April 28, 1941 – March 10, 2024

Sharon Powell passed away peacefully Sunday, March 10, 2024, at the age of 82. Sharon was born on April 28, 1941, in Lincoln, Nebraska to Emanuel and Beulah (Mericle) Weber.

At the age of 16, Sharon became a caregiver to her mother, who had a stroke, and continued to care for many more family members and friends throughout her life.  The greatest joy of her life was her 3 grandsons.

She is survived by her daughter, Shari (Jay) Kaser; son, Garry (Diana Criser) Powell; grandsons, Jordan Powell, Jase Kaser, and Jared Kaser; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Sharon was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 58 years, Jack Powell; sister, Vicky Partington; and her parents.

A Memorial Service will be held at 10:30 AM, Saturday, March 16, 2024, at Wyuka Funeral Home, Lincoln. An Inurnment will follow at Wyuka Cemetery.

Memorials may be donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Donate HERE  or to the Food Bank of Lincoln Donate HERE.

To view Sharon’s Livestreamed Memorial Service click HERE.




  1. Shari and Garry and Family, Much love to you all!! Thinking of you and keeping you in my prayers.

  2. Sharon was such a dear friend to our family and best friend of our mother Dorothy for over 40 years. So sorry to hear of her passing. My sincere condolences….

  3. Shari and Garry,
    I will always remember your mom for getting me hooked on Pepsi. 😊 And driving us everywhere. But seriously she was a great lady and will be missed. Love you guys.

  4. Deepest sympathy to all. I enjoyed visiting with your mom. She always had a great spirit.


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