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Robert Sharp, Sr.


RobertSharpSr.7-4 webHe was born on May 26, 1963 in Middletown, and was the son of Betty Barnes Sharp and the late Edward L. Sharp Sr.

He attended Victory Church in Lancaster and Calvary Bible Church in Mount Joy; was a member of the NRA and the Rausch Creek Trail Riders, Tower City; he was a trailer technician for Utility Keystone in Mount Joy; was a very skilled craftsman; and he enjoyed riding motorcycles, going four-wheeling, target shooting, and traveling the states on motorcycle with friends. But his greatest enjoyment was spoiling his grandchildren.

In addition to his father, Robert was preceded in death by his son Robert L. Sharp Jr.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his loving wife of 17 years Wanda Steffy Sharp; two daughters Jessica, wife of Chris Lawson of Middletown, and Samantha, wife of Joe Murphy Jr. of Columbia; four grandchildren Allyson, Dakota, Hunter, and Joey; sister Wanda, wife of Ramon Santiago; and brother Edward, husband of Debra Sharp.

A Tribute to his life was held on Monday at the Frank E. Matinchek and Daughter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Middletown, with the Pastor Tommy Stoudt Jr. officiating.

Burial was in Middletown Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Robert’s name may be sent to the Wounded Warriors Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675. Please provide Robert’s information when donating.  

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