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Adams Funeral Home of Nixa
Friday March 4th, 2022
5:00pm - 6:00pm

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Graveside Service

Mount Olivet
Saturday March 5th, 2022

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Sharon Ann Syler

In Loving Memory


Sharon Ann Syler, 77, of Nixa, Missouri passed away February 28, 2022 at Mercy hospital with her family by her side after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease.


She was born on April 7, 1944, in Pontiac, Michigan to Roy E. McKinney and Mabel (Richardson) McKinney.


She married her sweetheart Bill Syler on September 11, 1965. Through this loving union they had two daughters. She was a graduate of University of Missouri Business school and went on to become a CPA. She worked as a business owner, accountant, taught accounting classes as an adjunct professor, and later started and ran her own successful accounting consulting business until she retired in 2016.


She loved spending time with her family. Throughout the years she was active as a parent and grandparent in her most loved role as proud supporter. She was a Girl Scout troop leader, spoiled all with her love of shopping, infectious laugh and long hugs.


She enjoyed family gatherings, attending soccer games and many other sports events supporting her grandkids and their friends, and attending plays, recitals, talent shows and any other activity involving her loved ones.


Sharon is proceeded in death by her parents, brother Roy E. McKinney, brothers-in-law Buford Wilson, E.L. Slaughter, and Leonard Fredericks.


She is survived by her loving and supportive husband, children Christie (Josh) Hirsch (Nixa, MO), and Shelley (Greg) Brueggemann (Ashland, MO), grandchildren, Nathan and Kyle Hirsch, Justin and Haley Brueggemann, brother Mark McKinney, sisters-in-law Fannie Wilson, Delpha Slaughter, Genola Fredericks, and many other beloved family and friends.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation.


Graveside services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Saturday, March 5, 2022, at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Marceline, Missouri. Family will receive friends during a time of visitation 5-6 pm on Friday, March 4, 2022, at Adams Funeral Home, Nixa.


Arrangements are under the direction of Adams Funeral Home, Nixa.

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Make a donation to Parkinson's Foundation in honor of Sharon Ann Syler


Sharon was a dear friend and business associate. She always made me laugh and had a knack for always bringing things down to a very real level. I will miss her dearly. My condolences to Christi, her husband and entire family.

Darin Steward Mar 8 2022 3:43 PM

I'm heartbroken to learn of Sharon's passing and illness. She was a brilliant CPA who taught me a great deal during our working together. My sincere condolences to Christi and her family.

Becky Roberts Mar 6 2022 3:34 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Sharon Syler

The Petty Family Mar 4 2022 4:32 PM

Sharon will be so missed. She was one of a kind and I was so blessed to know her and work with her.

Angel Hartzell Mar 4 2022 4:08 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Sharon Syler

The David Gollhofer Family Mar 4 2022 1:58 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Sharon Syler

The Gildehaus Family Mar 4 2022 12:44 PM

Your smile and laughter will always remain in my heart. Your friendliness and kindness will always be remembered.

Dean and Marlene Johnson & Family Mar 3 2022 9:18 PM

You will be missed by our family. You always had a special place in my heart.

Fannie Wilson Mar 3 2022 9:11 PM

Goodbye my dear. You had such a loving open heart. All the years of a shared family I never heard or felt anything but open hearted love and kindness. Thank you.

Genola Fredericks and Lynn Fredericks Mar 3 2022 6:30 PM

We are sorry for the loss of Sharon. Please know that all of you are in our thoughts and prayers as you adjust to the loss of someone so precious.

Cindy and Gary Olson, Beth and Stephen Mar 3 2022 10:17 AM

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