Sharon E. Wurm

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414 E. Main Street New Washington OH 44854 11/8/2017 14:00:00

422 West Mansfield Street New Washington OH 44854 11/9/2017 11:00:00

Sharon Wurm, age 59, of New Washington, Ohio passed away Friday, November 3, 2017 at the OSU James Cancer Hospital in Columbus, Ohio following a short and courageous battle with cancer. She was born October 16, 1958 in Bucyrus, Ohio to the late Arthur “Boots” and Joanne (Bishop) Burger. She was a bus driver for Buckeye Central Local School for over 30 years. She was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church and the AMVETS in Galion. Sharon enjoyed her horses and dogs but most of all spending time with her husband, daughters, family and friends. She loved to make people laugh and her favorite phrase was “Have an Awesome Day”.
She is survived by her loving husband Lawrence E. Wurm, whom she married September 12, 1987; 2 daughters, Sarah Wurm of Nashville, TN and Joanne Wurm of Perrysburg, Ohio; 5 brothers and sisters, Mike (Suzette) Burger, Ann (Terry) Bowdish, Sue (Don) Reber, Kenny (Carol) Burger and Judy (Paul) Lust; sister-in-law, Marty Burger; mother-in-law, Corrine Wurm; numerous brothers and sisters-in-law and nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Arthur “Boots” & Joanne (Bishop) Burger; brother, Thomas A. Burger; father-in-law, Francis Wurm.
Visitation will be Wednesday, November 8, 2017 from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. and 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the Secor Funeral Home in New Washington. The funeral mass will be Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. with Fr. George Mahas officiating. Burial will follow at St. Bernard Catholic Cemetery in New Washington. Memorial contributions may be made to Buckeye Central Local School. Online condolences may be made to the family at


Becky Kehres - Nov 17, 2017

Sorry to hear about Sharon.When I was a Freshman in high school,Debbie,Brenda and I used to ride horses after school,Sharon is the one who gave me the love of horses.Then the next year she went away to College so we couldn’t ride any more.A very special time in my life,Sharon is now in heaven riding with Jesus.

Sharon Kay Moore - Nov 9, 2017

To Sharon’s family and friends! Such fond memories of Sharon when I worked in food service at BC – always made us laugh and her tale of riding her horse into the house as a kid – still makes me laugh to think about it!! Would run into her also at the Mickey Mart and always friendly. Didn’t even hear that she was ill!! Take care all! AND! of course, we shared our first names too!

Fred and Sonja Reer - Nov 8, 2017

You are in our thoughts and prayers I know words cannot express enough sympathy to all of you. We had lost a love one to cancer a month ago so we know how hard this time is for you. Try to remember all the awesome times you had together it helps a little. If you need to talk we are here for you.

Lynn Utz - Nov 7, 2017

Memories are a legacy of LOVE. She will be missed, but not forgotten.

Char Dallas - Nov 6, 2017

Our sincerest sympathy to all of Sharon’s family and friends. May she rest in peace. She was always so friendly and always spoke to everyone. She will be missed.

Connie Sipe - Nov 5, 2017

Lawrence and girls, I am so sorry. She was such a great person. I know we didn’t get off a good staart when I started to drive bus too. But we became great friends. Had good times together. She will be missed dearly. In thoughts and prayers.

Cari Patton - Nov 5, 2017

I am at a loss for words, hearing of the loss of Sharon. My heart is broken! Please know that I am praying for you all. I have many good memories with Sharon, all I will cherish forever!

Louis Lynch - Nov 5, 2017

Lawrence and family. So sorry to hear of your loss.Prayers to you all. Know that Sharon is in the hands of the Angels and at Peace. We were classmates.

Charles A. Ferguson - Nov 5, 2017

Lawrence and family; So sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers at this time.