Sharon R. Hershey, age 64, of Carlisle, passed away on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at the Carlisle Regional Medical Center.
She was born in Newville on April 6, 1951 to the late Bernieta Mixell Markley.
Sharon was a 1969 graduate of Big Springs High School and a former employee of Woolco and Masland & Sons Carpet Manufacturing for 19 years. She was a member of the Carlisle Moose Auxiliary, Lodge 761 and the FOE Auxiliary, Lodge 1299.
She is survived by her husband, John L. Hershey, whom she married July 17, 1976; a daughter, Jennifer L. (and husband Michael) Taylor; a son, Michael A. (and wife Amanda) Hershey, all of Carlisle; six grandchildren; three brothers, Robert (and wife Linda) Markley, Paul (and wife Debbie) Mixell and Charles (and wife Connie) Markley; and three sisters, Martha (and husband Floyd) Raudabaugh, Kathryn Keller and Betty Newell. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Earl "Bud" Rowe and Norman Markley.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at Hoffman Funeral Home & Crematory, 2020 W. Trindle Road, Carlisle, PA with Rev. Trevor Steele officiating. Burial will be at Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens. There will be a viewing at the funeral home from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, January 25, 2015 and on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service.
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