May 05, 1929 ‒ February 05, 2018
Joan W. Sharp, 88, of Fredericktown passed away Monday morning, February 5, 2018 at the Country Court Nursing Center. She was born May 5, 1929 in Mount Vernon to the late Wayne I. and Lillian B. (Ryan) Wiggins.
Joan was a 1947 graduate of Fredericktown High School. She was a homemaker but had worked at Watson’s True Value and retired from the Mount Vernon Developmental Center, where she worked in the Dietary Department. Joan was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Fredericktown. She enjoyed taking care of her home and doing the yard work, but most of all, she loved spending time with her family.
Joan is survived by her son, Mick (Renee) Sharp of Fredericktown; grandchildren, Matthew Sharp, Christopher (Tara) Sharp, J.C. (Stacy) Sharp, Jonathan (Stephanie) Sharp and Jennifer (Dan) Selby; and great grandchildren, Katelyn, Matthew, Quinn, Brystal, Bryce, Alex, Megan, Gage, Junior, Savanna, Mason, Jeffrey and Dessie.
In addition to her parents, Joan was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley Sharp in 1971; a son, Gary Sharp and his wife, Mary Kay Sharp; a great grandson, Ryan Sharp; a great granddaughter, Michelle Butler; and three brothers, John, Dwight and Richard Wiggins.
The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the time of a funeral service celebrating the life of Joan at 2 p.m. on Friday, February 9, 2018 at the Snyder Funeral Home, 33 East College St., Fredericktown. Rev. Christine Burns will officiate. Burial will follow in Forest Cemetery, Fredericktown.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks at that donations be made in Joan’s memory to the First Presbyterian Church, 17 South Main St., Fredericktown, OH 43019.
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