Donald Sharrow

Donald Robert Sharrow, 78,  of Gaylord, passed away at home surrounded by his family on Saturday, August 3, 2019.

Born in Mt. Clemens, Michigan, February 4, 1941.  Don was the son of Robert Sharrow and Blanch Glibert. He served in the United States Army from 1957-1960. He loved his friends and family who he enjoyed spending time with. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, occasional casino outings, and beer.

Don is survived by his 3 daughters, Barbara Morgan of Petoskey, Billie Perry of Gaylord and Donna Sauter of Gaylord; 8 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Don also remained great friends and confidant with his children’s mother and his former wife, Vicki Sharrow.

A funeral service will be held Monday, August 5, at Nelson Funeral Home at 1:30 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Michigan, or Alzheimer’s Association through the Nelson Funeral Home, PO Box 1548, Gaylord, MI 49734.


  1. Mark and Karen Lambert August 4, 2019 at 8:18 pm - Reply

    Vicki, Barb and families. So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
    Mark and Karen Lambert

  2. Steve Vaughn August 4, 2019 at 9:43 pm - Reply

    My heart goes out to his family. I didn’t have much time with him but he was a good guy and I enjoyed the little time we had. He will be missed by many.

  3. Michelle Donajkowski August 5, 2019 at 10:11 am - Reply

    Billy, to you and your family, my deepest condolences. I’m so sorry. He is at peace.

  4. Pamela Gallup August 5, 2019 at 12:32 pm - Reply

    My dear friend Vicki, I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your ex, father of your girls, and friend. I’m sure he will be missed so much! I know the loss you are feeling, but I pray that he is in a much better place and not suffering. He will be enjoying a better view and the company of family, friends, Angel’s and Saints!

  5. Bill & Maxine August 5, 2019 at 7:41 pm - Reply

    Hi Vicki, Bill and I are sending you and your family our deepest sympathy on the loss of your former husband. We know this is a sad time in your life. May he Rest In Peace. 🙏❤️

  6. Cyndie Cole August 5, 2019 at 11:09 pm - Reply

    Vicki and girls, so sorry for your loss. Prayers to you all. I have great memories of Don from the years at the ranch. He was great to work with.

  7. Tim Brown August 7, 2019 at 11:02 am - Reply

    To the Sharrow family

    So sorry to hear about the loss of your father, I will be praying for you all.

  8. Bob Baker August 9, 2019 at 1:44 pm - Reply

    Good bye my friend I will still be looking up st the sky at night looking for your sign. To the family I am with you in your sadness. I ove you. Uncle Bob

  9. Katherine Henderson August 13, 2019 at 3:27 pm - Reply

    Vicki and daughters, I just read the obit and I am so sorry for your loss. He will forever remain “Batman” to one of his granddaughters. Enjoyed living near him several years ago,, just a nice gentleman. You all are in my prayers. God bless.

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