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Sharon Diane Thompson 1944-2024

Sharon Diane Thompson (Harrison), 79, of Waynesboro, PA, passed away Monday, February 5, 2024 in Waynesboro Hospital, Waynesboro, PA.

Sharon Diane Thompson
Sharon Diane Thompson

Sharon was born October 5, 1944 in Brunswick, MD, she was the daughter of the late Charles L. and June V. (Good) Harrison.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James R. Thompson; her grandson, Charles Blake Anderson; and her brother, Gary L. Harrison.

She is survived by her daughter, Stacy Anderson (Robert) of Cheyenne, Wyoming; grandson, Charles D. Horton-Anderson (William), granddaughters, Serena Stallock and Justin Stallock and grandson, Steven Stallock, all of Cheyenne, Wyoming. She is also survived by her sister, Debra Campbell (Richard) of Waynesboro; nieces, Angela Myers (Andrew) of Greencastle, PA, Jennifer Baile (Barclay) of Smithsburg, MD; nephew, Charles Campbell of Waynesboro; and best friend, Debra Myerly of Waynesboro.

Sharon moved from Maryland to the snowy state of Minnesota in 1973. She worked as an Accountant for many years and at her retirement she was a Chief Financial Officer for a large corporation. At the insistence of her baby sister (Debra), she moved back to the area in 2015 to be closer to her family. She settled in Waynesboro and developed many wonderful friends there.

Sharon enjoyed playing cards, attending Quarter Auctions and she belonged to the Lioness Club. Family was the most important thing to her and she was always present at all family dinners and parties. She also loved getting calls from her Sister in the late evening to come to her house in Smithsburg for a craft night – which she enjoyed, according to her Sister! Debra finally moved to Waynesboro and purchased a home across the street from Sharon to spend more time together – sadly, that only lasted 7 months.

She graduated from Brunswick High School, Class of 1962. Sharon’s class has a reunion each year and she kept in touch with her classmates, Sandra, Mary Catherine, Diane, Joyce and Gloria. She had very fond memories of her high school days and cherished the time she spent at her class reunions!

A Celebration of Sharon’s Life will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, February 14, 2024 in Ringgold Church, 14420 Barkdoll Road, Hagerstown, MD with Pastor Don Conley officiating.

Burial will be private at the convenience of the family.

Local arrangements are by Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, Waynesboro.



A Fred McCleaf 1923-2024

Mr. McCleaf served in the South Pacific with the United States Navy during World War II. He owned and operated A. Fred McCleaf Plumbing & Heating most of his life.

Daily Forecast, February 24, 2024

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