Sharon Wade

Obituary of Sharon Wade

Mary Sharon Baker Wade, 73, of Clarks Summit, PA, and formerly of Whites Crossing, PA, died Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore, PA, following complications from surgery for a sudden illness. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank J. Wade, in 2010.

Born in Carbondale, PA, she was the daughter of the late James H. and Mary Howard Baker.

She was a 1968 graduate of St. Rose High School. Until 1986, Sharon was a self-employed beautician and hairdresser. She was later employed by Pennstar Bank and retired from the office of Dr. Thomas Craparo. She was a member of St. Rose of Lima Church, Carbondale. Along with her husband, she served generations of families as a part of the Edward A. Wade Funeral Home, Carbondale, from 1986 until 2010.

Sharon considered her children her greatest accomplishment and loved them with all her heart. She is survived by Christopher and wife, Melanie of Dickson City, PA, Kathleen Houser and husband, Michael of Missouri City, TX, Daniel and wife, Jamie of Roslyn, PA, and Michael and wife, Jalnar of Brooklyn, NY; five grandchildren: Olivia, Sean and A.J. Wade and Avery and Connor Houser; one brother: James (Terry) Baker and wife, Mary Kay of Clarks Summit, PA, and Vero Beach, FL.; two sisters: Kathleen Palermo of Williamstown, NJ, and Patricia Pelton and husband, David of Clifford, PA; several cousins, nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by her son, Sean; her beloved brother and companion, Robert, and her nephew, David Pelton.

Private funeral services were held from Edward A. Wade Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 4 Morris Place, Carbondale. Interment, Our Mother of Sorrows Cemetery, Greenfield Township, PA. A memorial mass will be held at a later date.

Donations were made to the CEO Weinberg Regional Food Bank, following Sharon's example of reaching out to others, particularly now, when the need is so great.

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Final Resting Place

Our Mother Of Sorrows Cemetery
400 State Route 106
Greenfield Township, Pennsylvania, United States
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