They were married March 9, 1957, in Loami, Illinois. They were blessed with three children: Kelly (Randy) Shearburn of Jacksonville, Janice (Scott) Lancaster of Palmyra, and Craig (Carrie) Dorwart of Waverly. They are the grandparents of Jed (Tasha) Lancaster; Zach (Amy) Lancaster of Modesto; LeAnn Shearburn of Dallas, Texas; and Keith (Joslyn Williamson) Dorwart of Pawnee. The Dorwarts have eight great-grandchildren. They have suffered the loss of a son, Craig Dorwart (1994); and grandson, Derek Shearburn (2004).
The couple has enjoyed life at their residence in Waverly for nearly 62 years. William is retired from Moorman Mfg. and Sharon is retired from Wemple State Bank. They have been active in many organizations in Waverly in the past. They enjoy spending time with their children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. They also enjoy spoiling their grand-dog, Ruby.
Please help celebrate by sending a note or card to them at: 416 State HWY 111, Waverly, IL 62692.