Sharon Browning 1939-2017

Sharon LeAnn Browning, 78, of Holton, passed away Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, at Stormont-Vail Hospital.

She was born Nov. 4, 1939, in Holton, the daughter of Earl and Frances (Ridgeway) Browning.

Sharon attended Holton Elementary and Holton Junior High Schools. She was disabled all of her life. Sharon was a loving daughter, sister and aunt.

Survivors include three sisters, Phyllis J. Martin of Topeka, Diane Levick (Bobby) of Holton and Brenda Horton of Carthage, Texas; two brothers, Ronald Browning (Margie) of Topeka and Jim Browning (Beverly) of Portland, Ore.; and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Dennis Browning.

Graveside services were held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8 in Holton Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Heart of Jackson Humane Society, sent in care of Mercer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 270, Holton, KS 66436. To leave a special message for the family, please visit


The Holton Recorder

109 W. Fourth St.
Holton, KS 66436
Phone: 785-364-3141

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