Sharon Lorraine Hayden
July 20, 1940 â€“ July 31, 2012
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Sharon L. Hayden, 72, of Coos Bay will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at the New Horizon Church of God, 539 E. Eighth St., in Coquille with pastor Vern Pruitt presiding. Private cremation rites were held at Ocean View Memory Gardens in Coos Bay.
Sharon was born July 20, 1940, in North Bend to Cloral H. Willman and Fern G. (Steele) Willman. She passed away peacefully July 31, 2012, in Coos Bay.
Sharon attended school in Seattle and later in Coos Bay. She married Jerry Hayden, who worked for the U.S. Forest Service. Together they raised three daughters, Lorraine, Kay and Heidi. They lived in remote areas; first above Powers and later in Skycomish, Wash. Her passion was riding horses on mountain trails to remote areas and mountain lakes.
Sharon will be missed greatly by all of her family and friends.
Sharon is survived by her father, Cloral Willman of Coos Bay; daughter, Lorraine K. Greenlee of Husem, Wash.; daughter, Kay E. Couch of Estacada; daughter, Heidi S. Petty of Chesaw, Wash.; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Arrangements are under the care of Coos Bay Chapel, 541-267-3131.
Friends and family are encouraged to sign the guestbook at www.coosbayfh.com and www.theworldlink.com.