Vigen Memorial Home obituary – Sharon K. Bode, 75, Keokuk


Sharon Kay Bode, 75, of Keokuk, IA, died Friday, May 8, 2020 at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City, IA.

She was born on May 1, 1945 in Macomb, IL, the daughter of Russell and Betty Bennett Spees.  Sharon graduated from Keokuk High School with the Class of 1963.

 On October 2, 1964, Sharon was united in marriage to Ron Bode in Keokuk.  He survives.

She is also survived by one son, Brad Bode of Keokuk, one sister, Patty Spees Means and her husband David of Grand Junction, CO and one brother, Rusty Spees of Keokuk.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

 Sharon had been employed as a bookkeeper at several businesses in Keokuk.

She enjoyed making ceramics in her younger years.  Sharon loved her dogs, Benji and Annie who were her constant companions.

 There will be no services.

The Vigen Memorial Home in Keokuk is assisting the family with arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

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