Sharon Kay Tolle
February 14, 1957 – May 12, 2022
Sharon Kay Tolle, age 65, of Sheridan, Indiana, passed away on Thursday morning, May 12, 2022 at Riverview Health in Noblesville.
She was born February 14, 1957 in Indianapolis, Indiana, the daughter of the late Walter Junior and Norma Jean (Meador) Strough.
Mrs. Tolle was a 1975 graduate of Carmel High School and a graduate of Ivy Tech where she earned her Associates Degree in Accounting. Her education served her well during her tenure with St. Vincent Hospital, where she worked in the accounting department for 18 years, retiring in 2013.
She lived life in the moment – and whatever she happened to be involved in at any given time was the absolute perfect place for her to be. Mrs. Tolle spent countless hours fussing over her garden, but to her it was time well spent. She loved flowers and enjoyed the various critters that would visit her garden from time to time. Birds were visitors she liked the best; she had feeders on just about every square foot of her property. Mrs. Tolle also liked to let her artistic side take over. She enjoyed arts and crafts, especially ceramics, pottery and crocheting. One of her favorite projects was when she was able to use the flowers from her garden to create the floral pieces for her son’s wedding. It was the perfect combination of her creative side and her professional, attention to detail side. Mrs. Tolle was an avid and competitive bowler, playing in various leagues throughout the years, as well as being a member of the 600 club.
Any activity involving family was her happy place. Mrs. Tolle was there for anything and everything. As the kids were growing up, she made it a priority to be involved in their activities. From running here, there, and everywhere for various sports activities, to being an active band parent – she was always there. And when the cycle started all over again, this time as a grandparent, Mrs. Tolle was front and center.
Survivors include her loving husband Christopher Alan “Chris” Tolle, they were married on May 22, 1993; son Jason M. (Christina) Flint of Noblesville; three daughters Kira D. Flint of Noblesville, Tiffany Shari (Seth) Hill of Jamestown and Felicia Renee (Nick) Sample of Noblesville; eight grandchildren Trinity Hill, Lydia Hill, Sadie Hill, Alexander “Alex” Flint, Abigail Flint, Nicholas Sample, Jr., Jayden Sample and Devon Sample; brother Paul Strough of West Virginia; two sisters Diane Strough White and Melissa Strough, both of Phoenix, Arizona; and by her golden retriever Crosby. Everybody loves Crosby.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and sister Susan Strough.
Visitation is scheduled to be held from 4 – 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, at Kercheval Funeral Home, 306 E. 10th Street, Sheridan, Indiana.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Hamilton County Humane Society.