Sharon Kay Alvis, 71, of Hays, passed away Sunday, April 17, 2011, at her home.


     Sharon Kay Alvis, 71, of Hays, passed away Sunday, April 17, 2011, at her home.
    She was born March 14, 1940 in Aurora, Neb., to George and Lois (Mock) Wilson.
    Sharon had received her CNA and CMA certificates and had worked at the Grand Island Veteran’s Home.
     She is survived by two sons, Carl George Alvis and Kenneth James Alvis, both of Aurora, Neb.; two daughters, Christine Hockmon and Angie Alvis, both of Hays; five brothers, Gerald and Ronald Wilson of Aurora, Robert Wilson of Omaha, Neb., John Wilson of Central City, Neb., James Wilson of Lincoln, Neb., and a half brother, George Wilson of Papillion, Neb.; five sisters, Luella Wieczorek and Charlotte Monson of Grand Island, Neb., Linda Modrell of McCook, Neb., Connie May of Hastings, Neb.; and Shirley Wieczorek of Aurora. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
    She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Lola Hayman; three half sisters, Faye McIntosh, Dorothy Legge and Elva Masten; and two grandchildren, Carl and Kevin Alvis.
    Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. today at Brock’s North Hill Chapel, 2509 Vine, Hays. Private family inurnment will be at a later date.
    Contributions are suggested to be used according to the wishes of the family. Condolences may be sent to the family by guest book at www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com or email brocksnorthhill@ruraltel.net.