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Sharon Lee Trigg


Sharon Lee Trigg passed away peacefully on August 20, 2022 at the age of 83.

Sharon was born in Pipestone, Minnesota on February 4, 1939, to Arlien and Bertha Tower.

On August 9, 1959, she married Robert (Bob) Trigg. In 1969 they moved to Anchorage, Alaska where they raised their two sons, Kevin and Todd, and daughter, Stacy. In 1990 they moved to Apache Junction, Arizona where she lived the remainder of her life.

Sharon worked at the USPS and in the travel industry. She enjoyed an adventure and a good story. She was proud of her volunteer work in Arizona where she was recognized for her many hours of service. Sharon had a passion for animals and particularly loved her chihuahuas.

Sharon was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Bob; and grandson, Jason. She is survived by her sister, Beverly Eich; brother, Jerry Tower; her three children; three granddaughters; and great-grandson.