Sharon "Tink" Keely, 82, passed away on Saturday, October 30th, 2021 in Bellevue, WA. She passed after a long and difficult battle with Alzheimer’s.
Sharon was born in 1939 and raised in Yakima, WA. She graduated from St Elizabeth's School of Nursing and worked hard as a Registered Nurse (RN) at Group Health Cooperative in Seattle. She met her husband Timothy R Keely soon after moving to Seattle, raised 4 children and had a life-long interest in reading, sewing, spending summers at her cabin on Mason Lake and traveling abroad. After retiring she volunteered with Washington CASA and the Cascade Regional Blood Services in Tacoma.
She is survived by her husband, Timothy R Keely. Her 3 sons, Jeff (AJ) Keely, Paul (Karine) Keely, John Keely; daughter Lynn Keely; and her 7 grandchildren, Timothy, Kathryn, Zachary, Cooper, Hayley, Rayce and Thomas Keely.
Funeral service will be held on Thursday November 18th at 11am in Tacoma at St Charles Borromeo.
Donations in lieu of flowers to Alzheimer’s Association.