November 27, 2014


Debra Jean Sharp

Sharp_DebraDebra Jean Sharp, 58, of LaGrange, died at her home Wednesday, May 7, 2014, after a brief illness. She was born November 29, 1955 and lived all of her life in Lorain County. She was a 1974 graduate of Wellington High School. She enjoyed classic rock-n-roll; The Rolling Stones were her favorite band. She liked to tend a small garden and loved fresh tomatoes. She cherished her pet cats and time spent with her family.

She is survived by her parents, Irwin and Carol Sharp of Wellington; daughter, Jaime (Andrew) Ortiz of Lorain; son, Jacob Black of LaGrange; granddaughter, Olivia Cruz; grandson, Noah Ortiz; brothers, Dennis Sharp and David Sharp of Wellington; and sister, Dorothy Sharp of Norwalk.

A Memorial Service will be held Saturday May 17, 2014, 11 A.M., at Cowling Funeral Home, 228 S. Main St., Oberlin.

Memorial contributions may be made to Oasis Animal Shelter, P.O. Box 11, Oberlin, OH 44074.

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  • Cathy Andras Easter

    Carol and Irwin, Dot, Denny and David, You have my deepest sympathy with the loss of Debbie. I remember when your family lived next door to us on Oakwood Drive. May God guide you thru this sorrowful time. Cathy (Andras)Easter.