Sharon D. Wery

September 18, 1944 ‒ August 19, 2016

Delaware, Ohio

Sharon D. Wery, longtime resident of the City of Delaware, went home to be with her Savior on Friday, August 19, 2016.

Born in West Virgina to the late Buford and Reta (Jackson) Riffee, she graduated from the Case Western Reserve University and the St. Luke’s School of Nursing in 1965. She then spent the next forty four years serving the lives of others as a nurse for Akron General Hospital, Grady Memorial Hospital, The Alpha Group of the Delaware County Board of MR/DD and several area nursing homes.

Compassionate and loyal, Sharon enjoyed painting, playing the piano and enjoying her grandchildren.

She is survived by her beloved husband of forty eight years Robert C. Wery, her daughter and son-in-law Amber and David Kuhn, granddaughter Anna Kuhn and her son and daughter-in-law Aaron and Gina Wery and grandchildren Carmine, Dominic, Roman and Sofia Wery and her siblings Bob, Buford Jr. and Bill Riffee and Debbie Morgan.

Friends may call from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Tuesday at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 101 Valleyside Dr. at 1510 W. William St., Delaware and from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at Calvary Baptist Church 1450 Troy Road, Delaware, where services will follow at 1:00 p.m. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Ohio Health Hospice.

Condolences may be expressed at

  • Bob and family,
    We are sorry for your loss of Sharon, she was a lovely person. We know she
    will be missed thinking of you at this time.

  • Amber and Aaron, so sorry for the loss of your mother. I am praying for you and your family as you walk this difficult road.