Rev. William A. Sharp, June 2015

Rev. William A. Sharp, a retired Elder of the Eastern PA Conference, passed away June 18, 2015.

Sharp was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanne, and his companion in his later years, Dee Walker. He is survived by three daughters, Jude Sharp of Lancaster, Lois Rothenberger (and Alan) of North Wales, and Cate Sharp (and Eileen Bresnahan) of Colorado Springs. Also surviving are two granddaughters and three great-grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service in First United Methodist Church, corner of Duke and Walnut Streets, Lancaster, PA, on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at 11 A.M. Family will greet friends immediately following the memorial service. Private interment will be held at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Sharp’s memory may be sent to the Nature Conservancy, 15 E. Ridge Pike., Conshohocken, PA 19428 or to Heifer International, 1 World Ave., Little Rock, AK 72202.

To send an on-line condolence, visit www.DeBordSnyder.com (Debord Snyder Funeral Home And Crematory)

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Sharp was a Superintendent of the former Lancaster District and also served the following churches:

  • Pomeroy
  • Bainbridge: Ludwig
  • Mauch Chunk
  • Tannersville Circuit
  • Lima
  • Upland
  • Philadelphia: Cooper Memorial
  • Easton: Green Pond
  • Philadelphia: Frankford Memorial
  • Swarthmore
  • Lancaster: First