Judith Ann "Judy Valentine" Sharer, 70

July 27, 2010
  • Judith Ann "Judy Valentine" Sharer, 70

JAN. 28, 1940-JULY 26, 2010

CLEAR SPRING, Md. - Judith Ann "Judy Valentine" Sharer, 70, of 13914 Spickler Road, Clear Spring, died Monday, July 26, 2010, at her home.

Born Jan. 28, 1940, in Hagerstown, Md., she was the daughter of the late Raymond Cecil Valentine and Iva Rene Shry Valentine Smith.

She was a member of Red Feather Council 59.

She is survived by her husband, Kenneth E. Sharer; two sons, Kenneth L. Sharer and wife, Cynthia, of Falling Waters, W.Va., and Brian Dietrich of Hagerstown; two stepdaughters, Robin Poffenberger of Smithsburg and Carolyn Muller of Williamsport; a sister, Janet Jones of Hagerstown; three grandchildren, Breen Dietrich, Ashley Sharer and Lexi Sharer; her stepfather, Robert L. Smith of Hagerstown; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a son, Ronald P. Dietrich II; and two brothers, Raymond Valentine and Joseph Valentine.

Funeral services will be Thursday at 11:30 a.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd. The Rev. Dr. Stephen D. Robison will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park.


The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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