May 11, 1950 ~ July 9, 2022
Born in: San Antonio , Texas
Sharon K. LaRo passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 9, 2022 at the age of 72. Sharon “Susie” was born May 11, 1950 in San Antonio, TX. to George and Beverly McQuien. She is preceded in death by her parents, stepfather Jack Semlinger, brother William McQuien, and sister Constance Zimmerman. Her loving memory will be cherished by those she left behind; daughter, Leesa Ramos; son, Casey Ridgway and wife Lisa; Faithfull Partner, Provider & Care Giver, Frederick L. Bricker; grandchildren, Isaiah Ramos, Isabella Ramos, Danyelle Salas, Valori Ridgway, Nicole Ridgway, Charlotte Ridgway; brother, George McQuien and wife Lola; sister-in-law Mona McQuien; numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Sharon was a wonderful example of an individual who expressed kindness to everyone. She was always willing to listen and help others in need. Her generous spirit and kind heart not only influenced her children and grandchildren but all who came to know her. Because of her desire to help others she went on to earn a Master’s Degree in Education late in life and dedicated over 20 years as a Special Education teacher for Wiltshire Elementary School and George Gervin Academy. She was passionate about teaching children how to read and enjoyed the privilege of seeing many of them Graduate from High School and go on to a higher education. She enjoyed travelling and her many adventures with Fred. She loved spending time with her grandchildren. They will always have memories of sleepovers at “Nana’s” house, singing MoTown in the car, making cinnamon ornaments for the Christmas tree and watching her favorite movie “The Wizard of Oz”. Sharon will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. She will be missed by all who were blessed to know her.