Sheila “Stevie” Y. Sturgeon, 89, of Owensboro, Kentucky passed away on Saturday, June 17, 2023. She was born on April 2, 1934, in London, England to the late Hector Mallandain and Julia Craig Mallandain. Shelia was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church. She loved reading and spending time with her grandkids. Sheila also enjoyed the KWC Panthers basketball team and going to games when she could attend.
Along with her parents, Shelia was preceded in death by her husband, Russell L. Sturgeon.
Sheila is survived by her children: Deborah (Gary) Daugherty, Julia (C. Byron) Spencer, and Lisa (Gary) Sisk; grandchildren: Holly, Zack (Wendy), Jamie (Michael), Melissa, Michelle (Brad), Stephen (Caitlin), Christopher, Molly (Tim), and Byron Russell; and eleven great-grandchildren.
The funeral service will be 12:00 pm on Wednesday, June 21, 2023, at Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory, with Pastor Karla Fullwood presiding. Private inurnment will take place Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00 am until the time of service on Wednesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers expressions of sympathy may take the form of charitable donations made payable to Trinity United Methodist Church, 2815 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky 42303. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.