Sharon E. Harvey, 57, of Tunkhannock, PA, died on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014 at Geisinger South Hospital in Wilkes-Barre. She was born in Meshoppen on April 27, 1956, daughter of the late Almon and Olive Dymond Harvey.
She was a 1974 graduate of Tunkhannock High School. She worked as a clerk at Wyoming County Public Assistance for 14 years and at Wyoming County Children and Youth for over 20 years.
Sharon loved making trips to the casino, working around her house gardening, and she especially enjoyed spending time with her nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by brothers, Donald, Harry, Earl and William, and sisters Joan, Connie Sherwood, Shirley Hallock, Charlotte, Alberta Belcher and Lena “Faye” Oakes, who passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014.
Surviving are four brothers, Ralph Harvey of Meshoppen, Selim “Sam” and Sandy Harvey of Dallas, Albert and Allison Harvey of Harveys Lake, James and Phillis Harvey of Brockville; four sisters, Anna Wandell of Durhamville, NY, Betty Lou and Jack Vaow of Meshoppen, Donna Shoemaker of Meshoppen and Judy Harvey of Tunkhannock. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 1 at 11 a.m. from the Sheldon Kukuchka Funeral Home, Inc., 73 West Tioga Street, Tunkhannock, with Pastor Gary Myers of the Meshoppen Biblical Baptist Church. Interment will be in Overfield Cemetery, Meshoppen. Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from 5 to 7 p.m.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Wyoming County Cancer Society, PO Box 629, Tunkhannock, PA 18657.
For directions or online condolences, please visit www.sheldonkukuchkafuneralhome.com.