Sharon A. Ganger (1937-2017)

Sharon A. Ganger
October 18, 1937 – May 30, 2017

Sharon A. Ganger nee Kloepper, 79, of O’Fallon, IL, born October 18, 1937 in Atchenson, KS passed away on May 30, 2017 in Belleville, IL.

Sharon was active at Bethany Lutheran Church. She was involved in the Ladies Aid for Lutherans. She enjoyed visiting the Shut-ins, reading for the blind, bird watching, gardening, and quilting with her group of friends. She will be remembered by all who knew her.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lloyd and Edith Kloepper, nee Hull.

She is survived by her beloved spouse, Marvin Ganger; three sons, Todd (Gerilyn) Ganger of Rio Rancho, NM, Kevin (Catherine) Ganger of O’Fallon, IL, and Mark (Sarah) Ganger of O’Fallon, IL; one sister, Susan (Chuck) Jennings of Topeka, KS; one brother and sister in-law John (Joyce) Ganger of Topeka, KS; and four grandchildren, James Ganger, Jessica Ganger, Trent Ganger, and Emma Ann Ganger.

Memorials may be made to The American Heart Association ( or The American Diabetes Association ( Condolences may be extended to the family online at

Visitation was held from 10:00 am – 11:00 am on Saturday June 3, 2017 at Bethany Lutheran Church, 5600 Old Collinsville Road, Fairview Heights, IL 62208.

Funeral services were held at Bethany Lutheran Church at 11:00 am on Saturday June 3, 2017 with Pastor Peter Ill officiating.

Burial followed at O’Fallon City Cemetery, O’Fallon, IL.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Schildknecht Funeral Home.