Sharon Lenore (Coffin) Pallas

July 31, 1939 ~ December 8, 2020 (age 81)


Sharon L Pallas, age 81, of Omaha died Tuesday, December 8th, 2020 at An Angel’s Touch in Omaha, NE.

Sharon was born July 31st, 1939 in Shelby, Nebraska to Pearle and Mildred (Dickhute) Coffin. She received her education in Shelby and graduated from Shelby High in 1956. She married Rick Pallas on September 1st, 1959 at the Cathedral of the Risen Christ Catholic Church in Lincoln, NE. They lived in Lincoln, Atkinson, Ogallala, and Curtis Nebraska before settling in Lawrence. Along with raising her family and being a farmer’s wife, Sharon worked as a city clerk in both Curtis and Lawrence, worked at the nursing home in Blue Hill, making lots of good food, and worked at the Lawrence Post Office for several years before retiring.  She enjoyed baking, playing cards, puzzles, traveling (made it to Europe, Hawaii and Alaska).  She spent several years in Columbus to be close to her sister Barb and her husband Jerome, before moving to Omaha to be closer to her children.

There will be a private graveside service at Sacred Heart Cemetery, with a Celebration of Life to be in Lawrence at a future date.

Family would like to have memorials directed to the Alzheimer’s Association ( 11711 Arbor Street, Suite 110, Omaha NE 68144.  Private Condolences may be sent to the family at  Merten-Butler Mortuary, Blue Hill, Nebraska is in charge of arrangements.

Sharon is survived by:

Son: Scott (Natalie) Pallas of Omaha

Son: Marty Pallas of Kent WA

Daughter: Susan (Wayne) Duncan of Lincoln, NE

Grandson:  Nikolai Pallas of CA

Sister: Mimi(Mike)Davis of Spokane, WA

Brother-in-law:  Jerome Reisdorff of Columbus NE

Sister-in-law:  Lois Coffin of Omaha, NE

Brother-in-law:  Leonard Pallas of The Villages, FL

Also, many nieces and nephews spread across the states and other relatives and valued friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband:  Richard Pallas, parents: Pearle and Mildred Coffin, stepmother: Margaret Coffin, In-Laws:  Joseph and Mary Pallas; brother: Wayne Coffin, sister: Carolyn Miksch, sister: Barbara Reisdorf, and sister:  Janice Ogles

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Private Committal


Alzheimer's Association-Omaha
11711 Arbor Street, Suite 110, Omaha NE 68144

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