Sharon Ellen Steinberg

Sharon Ellen Steinberg, 65, of Pioneer, CA, passed away Tuesday, February

4, 2020 in Jackson. Sharon grew up in Mountain View, California and

worked in the silicon industry for 30+ years. She volunteered at Amador

County Animal Control twice each week for the last 15 years.

Sharon was a selfless soul, always putting others before herself. She was

a joy to be around, she could make others laugh. She was a beautiful

person with a brilliant mind, memory and wit. Sharon was a devoted animal

advocate and proud purveyor of fine Asian cuisine, (Steinberg’s Chinese


Sharon was born in Chicago, IL, on March 24, 1954, a daughter of the late

Rita (Rowell) and Philip Sherwin Steinberg. She was preceded in death by

her brothers Larry Steinberg and Stephen Steinberg. One of Sharon’s

closest friends and allies was her grandmother, Rose Steinberg (nee


Sharon is survived by her sister-in-law, Karen Steinberg; nieces, Michelle

and Taylor, her grand -nephew, Elijah and her cousin Karen Motenko-Neal.

Any donations can be gifted to rescue volunteers for Amador County: A-PAL

Humane Society: 209-223-0410, and/or Best Friends Animal Society, Kanab, Utah: