Cover photo for Colleen Sharp's Obituary
Colleen Sharp Profile Photo
1954 Colleen Sharp 2023

Colleen Sharp

October 22, 1954 — June 9, 2023

McPherson, KS

Colleen Joan (Vsetecka) Sharp, 68, formerly of McPherson, KS and Ellinwood, KS, passed away Friday, June 9, 2023, surrounded by family in Hesston, KS.


Colleen was born on October 22, 1954, in Great Bend, KS, the daughter of William and Dolores (Suchy) Vsetecka.  She graduated from Great Bend High School and attended Brown Mackie College.  Colleen married the love of her life, Rick Joe Sharp, in 1975 and had three children.  She held various jobs including Wal-Mart in Great Bend for ten years until retirement.  Colleen loved gathering with family, writing letters, reading, listening to her vinyl music collection, enjoying car rides and caring for her pets. 


Survivors include a daughter, Melissa (Tony) Segovia of McPherson, KS; sons, Jeremy Sharp of LaCrosse, WI and Nicholas (Maureen) Sharp of McPherson, KS; grandchildren, Sheridan, Declan, Kameron and Lawson; brother, Craig Vsetecka of Great Bend, KS; and several nieces and nephews. 


Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband of 42 years, Rick; and siblings, Morris Vsetecka and Pamela Vsetecka.


A private memorial service will be held at a later date.  There will be no visitation as cremation has taken place.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to Schowalter Villa North Meadows in Hesston, KS in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 North Chestnut, McPherson, KS 67460.

To send flowers to the family in memory of Colleen Sharp, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 650

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Send a Gift

Send a Gift