William A. Sharon, age 82

July 27, 2009

JULY 31, 1926-JULY 26, 2009

William A. Sharon, age 82, of Hagerstown, Md., died Sunday, July 26, 2009, at the NMS Health Center in Hagerstown.

Born July 31, 1926, in Washington County, he was the son of the late Charles H. Sharon and Clara Patton Sharon.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Maude Hart Sharon, in 1983.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during World War II.

He is survived by one daughter, Peggy Moats of Hagerstown; one sister, Gladys Whipp of Williamsport; one brother, James Sharon of Hagerstown; three grandchildren, David Moore, John Moore and Dixie Mills; three great-grandchildren, Cody Moore, Ashley Cunningham and Gary Shatzer; several stepgreat-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Sally Sharon; and three brothers, Lewis Sharon, Charles Sharon and John Sharon.

Services and burial will be at the convenience of the family.


In lieu of flowers, to defray the funeral expenses, memorial donations may be made to Gladys Whipp, 19 W. Church St., Williamsport, MD 21795.

Arrangements were handled by Donald Edwin Thompson Funeral Home Inc., 13607 National Pike, Clear Spring, MD 21722.

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