Sharon Jane Bullard (Toy)

Dec 24, 1939 – Feb 1, 2018

Sharon Jane Bullard

(Toy), 78, Drake, died

Thursday Feb. 1, 2018

surrounded by her family.

On a snowy day in De-

cember in Marshfield, WI,

Sharon was born the 10th

and final daughter of

Eleanor (Boushack) and

Ira Toy. She was an early

Christmas gift to her nine

older sisters. She became

the boss (First Sergeant)

to her three brothers that

were to follow. The family

moved to Drake, ND in

1945. Sharon entered first

grade there and graduated

from Drake High School.

She then worked at St.

Joseph’s hospital in

Minot, ND as a Nurses

Aid. In 1962 she met and

fell in love and married

Art Bullard, who was sta-

tioned at Minot Air Force


Sharon left her Bible

here for others to treasure

because she had the Liv-

ing Word in her heart and

soul. She spent years

color coding, underlining

and making notes and

cross references in her

many Bibles. Now she has

personally met the Author

of the book she treasured

most. In her words,


She is survived by: her

stepdaughter Cheryl Ku-

bitscheck; stepson Beau

Bullard (Jenny); son Chad

Bullard (Stacey) and

daughter Stassa Bullard

(Lupton); grandchildren;



sisters, Delores Reigel,

(WI), Alice Balmer

(Francis), (WI), Joan

Pryor, (TX), Charlane

Bertsch, (ND), Janet Hasti,

(ND), Teckla Shaylor

(Merle), (WA); and broth-

er, Charles Toy (Sharon)


Sharon was preceded

in death by: her husband;

parents; granddaughter,

Jennifer Kubitscheck; sis-

ters, Nellie Harder, Lor-

raine Prough, Ramona

Bossert and brothers

Michael and Ira Toy.

A Celebration of

Sharon’s Life will be held

at 1:00 P. M. on Thursday,

February 8th at the United

Methodist Church in


PTL (Praise the Lord)

Arrangements with

Bethke-Nelson Funeral

Home of Drake.