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“Dear Family, We just heard about your loss. You have our sympathy and prayers. We know that you will miss Sharon very much. We are better people...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Mike and Christi Smith - Shelby, OH

“Dear Angie & family, So many sweet memories of Sharon..she had a warm and kind soul and i am truly grateful to have been a part of your family for...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Bobbi Lagerquist (Baker) - Cheney, WA

“Nana was one of a kind.. She has the biggest heart that someone could have.. even tho she tried to appear tough (lol) that never worked.. She has...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Margaret - Mansfield, OH - friend

“My sincere condolences to the Hartge family. Sharon was a wonderful, warm and giving person. She gave so much of herself to others. What a grand...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Judy Bogner - Mansfield, OH

“Tracy and family - - we are so sorry to read about the passing of your mother. Our thoughts are with you during this time of sorrow. May God give...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Steve & Rebecca Fast - Ashland, OH

“I will miss you dearly. May God hold you close, because you are so precious to all of us, who love you dearly. Deloies ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Deloies Wright-Haskins - Columbus, OH

“So many memories come back to me when I think of Sharon and the family. She was my best friend while growing up in Tiro before moving to Shelby. As...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Sharon (Frazee) Snipes - WILLARD, OH

“Lona ~ you have my sympathy in the passing of your sister, Sharon. Traci Seibert ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Traci Seibert - greenwich, OH

“So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God bless and comfort all. ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Charlie Lillo - Shelby, OH

“We'll miss her friendly smile and warm personality. Her memory will linger with us for many years. Family, our thought and prayers are with you...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Bill & Karen Rieman - Crestline, OH

“We are so sorry for your loss. Sharon was a wonderful woman, who will be missed by all who knew her. Love Mark and Heather ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Mark and Heather Brauchler - OH

“Angie, and Family I am so sorry for your loss, Sharon was a wonderful woman, and I have so many memories of her from when we were growing up. I...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Betty (Hoskins) Strickland - VA

“Butch, Angie, Larry and Tracy Sorry to hear about Sharon passing. I know that she will leave a great void in your life.. I think back to the time...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Liz Crockett Lowe - Prospect, OH

“I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Erin C. Hagan - Tucson

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The Lord now has another perfect angel. Sharon R. Hartge, age 64, resident of Mansfield passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, January 22, 2013 in MedCentral/Mansfield Hospital. Born February 5, 1948 in Shelby to Robert and Pearl (Fisher) Kollar the majority of her life was spent in the Shelby area. She had been a Mansfield resident for the past ten years.

A 1966 graduate of Shelby High School, she was a homemaker and for nearly 30 years had volunteered with Fairhaven Ladies at the Richland County Fairgrounds. Sharon enjoyed puzzle books, gardening and watching birds in her backyard.

Survivors include her husband, Larry Hartge, Sr. of Mansfield, whom she wed June 11, 1966, her children; Larry (Gaye) Hartge of Shelby, Angie (Ken) Kanouse of Mansfield, Tracy (Lanie) Hartge of Ashland, six grandchildren; Aaron (Amber) Thompson, Stephanie (Pat) Burkhart, Devin (Amber) Thompson, Larry Hartge III, Hallie Hartge, Grayson Hartge, eight great grandchildren; Kaiden, Bryson, Ava, Brooklyn, Kyrston, McKenna, Brevin and Aubrey; four brothers; Robert Kollar of Albuquerque, N.M., Jesse (Kathy) Kollar of Corinth, KY, Jim (Barb) Kollar of Cincinnati, Nick Kollar of Shelby, two sisters; Viola Kollar of Mansfield, Lona Seibert of Shelby, nieces, nephews; three sisters-in-law, two brothers-in-law and her beloved Fairgrounds family. Sharon was cherished by all who knew her and will be deeply missed.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her brother, Mark Kollar.

A celebration of Sharon's life will be held Monday, January 28, 2013 from 4-7 p.m. at Fairhaven Cafeteria at the Richland County Fairgrouds, with a short service to be held at 6:00 PM. In lieu of flowers memorial expressions may be made in loving memory of Sharon Hartge in care of: Angie Kanouse, 1014 Grace St., Mansfield, Oh 44905. Barkdull Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at

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