Sharon Kathleen Hyke, age 64, of Wilsonville, Nebraska passed away on Sunday, March 27, 2022. She was born August 9, 1957 to Merle and Bonnie (Winter) Hunt in McCook, Nebraska.
Sharon grew up on the family farm east of Beaver City, Nebraska and graduated from Beaver City High School with the class of 1975. On December 31, 1976, she married Dave Hyke at the United Methodist Church in Beaver City. They made their home in Hendley, Nebraska before moving to the family farm near Wilsonville in March of 2010. She worked at Kelley’s Supermarket in Beaver City off and on for many years and she worked at First Central Bank in Edison and Times Tribune newspaper in Beaver City. Her true fulltime job was managing the finances on the family farm. Her grandchildren were her world and she enjoyed every second with them. She also loved her cats and working cattle with the guys.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Terry Newton and father-in-law Shob Hyke, and sisters-in-law Cynthia & Meg Hunt.
Those left to celebrate her life include her husband Dave, son Bruce (Jody) Hyke and daughter Kerrie (Kevin) Carpenter; two brothers Allen Hunt and Dennis (Sandi) Hunt; grandchildren Ella Hyke, Jack Carpenter, Claire Hyke, and Tucker Carpenter, and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
The funeral service will be Thursday, March 31, 2022, at 1:30 PM at United Baptist Christian Church of Wilsonville, Nebraska with Pastor Keith Theobald, officiating. There is no viewing or visitation. Interment will follow at Wilsonville Cemetery, in Wilsonville. Wenburg Funeral Home of Beaver City is in charge of the arrangements. Condolence and personal reflections may be left at wenburgfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested in Sharon’s name for future designation.