SHARON BLANCA GALLEGOS ADAMS
April 15, 1981 - April 2, 2021
Sharon Blanca Gallegos Adams, 39, of Roseville, CA passed away peacefully in her home on April 2, 2021, surrounded by loved ones after a brave 10-month battle with stomach cancer.
Sharon was born April 15, 1981, in Guayaquil, Ecuador to Gino Orlando Gallegos Ortega and Lourdes Amparo Gonzabay Solis. She moved to the United States with her family when she was 18 years old. In 2004, she started dating Tytus Andrew Adams and on December 30, 2004, they were married and sealed for time and eternity in the LDS Oakland Temple.
Sharon had a great love for the Lord and was a lifelong member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She loved to serve as the pianist for the Primary children. Music was an important part of her life. She performed with the orchestra at the American River College, where she received her Associate’s degree. She loved to play the piano and violin, and enjoyed teaching and performing with her children, nieces, and nephews. She also loved to travel with her family. In addition to her native language of Spanish, she was fluent in English and French. Her Ecuadorian culture was very important to her. She loved to cook traditional dishes and would travel to her home country often to celebrate with her extended family.
Family was incredibly important to Sharon. Her greatest desire was to bear and raise her children in a loving home. She dearly loved her family and enjoyed gathering with parents, siblings, and extended family. Their time together was filled with laughter, music, and fun. Her faith and family sustained her through her trials.
Sharon is survived by her parents, her husband and her eight beautiful children, Tytus Andrew (15), Elijah Steven (14), Tomas Gino (12), Enoc Michael (10), Sharon Blanca (8), Timothy Christopher (6), Isabella Lourdes (5) and Ethan Adrian (1); her grandmother, Blanca Herminia Ortega Murillo, her siblings, Karen (Mike) Reynolds, Gino (Ashley) Gallegos, Michael (Mallory) Gallegos, Christopher (Brenna) Gallegos, Adrian (Miranda) Gallegos, Angie (Jacob) Strawn, her parents-in-law, Steven and Jayne Adams, her siblings-in-law, Michael (Kimberly) Adams, Nathan (Shu-Fonica) Adams, Alisha (Saimone) Talevinukuleka, Amy (Kenneth) Noyce, Annie (Brian) Hopkins, Charlie (Pamela) Calderon, Julie Calderon, Tony (Alma) Calderon, and 20 nephews and 14 nieces. She was preceded in death by her grandparents Delia Victoria Solís Fuente, Manuel Esteban Gonzabay Quimi, José Ignacio Gallegos Vasconez; step grandfather, Tomás Bustamante Izquierdo; and mother-in-law, Edythe Shirlene McCray.
There will be a viewing on Thursday, April 8, 2021, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Price Funeral Chapel, 6335 Sunrise Blvd., Citrus Heights, CA. Services will be held on Friday, April 9, 2021, at 9:45 a.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 7009 Van Maren Lane, Citrus Heights, CA. Interment will follow at the Fair Oaks Cemetery.
Those who are unable to attend the funeral in person are invited to participate by Zoom through the following link: https://zoom.us/j/98472520210?pwd=b3h2NzNGaUtJcktkYzQ3VVVoN0dZZz09
Zoom Meeting ID: 984 7252 0210; Zoom Passcode: 125859
We invite you to share memories or stories of Sharon with the family. Please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org. In lieu of flowers, a gofund.me account at https://gofund.me/9318f50c has been created for the family of Tytus Adams if you would like to express your support in that way.
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