Aug. 7, 1941-July 24, 2012
Sharon M. Bruskotter, 70, of Van Wert died Tuesday, July 25, 2012 at her residence.
She was born Aug. 7, 1941 in Lima to the late Leander and Lena (Ricker) Bruskotter.
She is survived by two brothers, Leonard (Leona) Bruskotter and Donald (Carol) Bruskotter of Ft. Jennings; a sister, Audrey (Don) Weber of Estes Park, Colo.; and many nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by a brother and sister-in-law, Doyle and Ruth Bruskotter.
Ms. Bruskotter was a massage therapist with Community Health Professionals in Van Wert. After graduating from Fort Jennings High School, she entered the Ursula Convent in 1961 where she was a member of the community for 23 years, during which she taught in numerous catholic schools. Later in her career, she devoted her practice of massage therapy to the comfort and care of hospice patients. She was a member of St. Mary of The Assumption Catholic Church in Van Wert.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Fort Jennings with the Rev. Joseph Przybysz officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Friday at Love-Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Jackson Township (at the corner of St. Rts. 224 & 634) and one hour prior to the mass at church on Saturday.
Memorials may be made to Community Health Professionals (Noah’s Fund).
Condolences can be expressed at: www.lovefuneralhome.com.