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|Japanese Name:||金子 シャロン|
|English Name:||Sharon Kaneko|
|First Appearance:||Episode 02 / Chapter 02|
|Japanese VA:||Masako Ikeda|
Kaneko Sharon is an astronomer living in Japan. In episode 64, she was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig's Disease.
Before ALS rendered her immobile, Sharon proved to be a lady of many talents. Besides being a renowned astronomer and author, she could play (and teach) the piano, guitar, trumpet, drum and harmonica. She is proficient in English and Japanese,
She shares a very close friendship with Mutta and Hibito, acting as their mentor. As children, Mutta and Hibito called her "Aunt Sharon." She taught them many things growing up and has given them many life lessons since then. The brothers still seek her advice to this day.