Ekua Sharp

6/12/2019

Ekua Sharp of Warwick, NY (formerly of the Bronx, NY), passed away on June 12, 2019 at Orange Regional Medical Center, Wallkill, NY with her loving husband by her side.  She was 75 years old.

 

Born on October 13, 1943 in New York, NY to the late Joseph and Arlene Lawson.

 

Ekua was a Social Case Worker with NYS Department of Social Services.

 

She was an active member of the Chardavoyne Group.  She was interested in “fiber arts,” an avid knitter and teacher of knitting. She loved music and played guitar.

 

Ekua is survived by her husband George; stepchildren, John Dendy of San Antonio, TX, Kay Dendy of Carlsbad, CA, and Kathleen Perks of Nova Scotia; and a stepgrandson, Austin.  She was predeceased by a son, Ian.

 

A memorial service is being planned for a later time.

 

In lieu of flowers, donations in Ekua’s memory may be made to the American (Breast) Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or online at https://donate3.cancer.org/

Share with others

Calendar of Care

At the time of funeral service we commemorate and reflect on the life of Ekua Sharp. In the days, weeks and months ahead it will be a comfort to family of Ekua Sharp to continue to remember a life well lived. Please select a date on the Calendar of Care to be reminded via email to reach out and continue the caring for family of Ekua.
Send a condolence card
Post a memory
Create a memorial page
A phone call
Send a meal
Send flowers
Make a visit
Enter your reminder:
Please click calendar icon to select a day
RadDatePicker
Open the calendar popup.

 
Email reminder to me at:

Leave Your Message

(What is it?)
The message will be forwarded to family
captcha
Please enter characters from the image on a left

Messages

I was so sorry to hear of Ekua's battle with cancer and her loss to the community. I had the pleasure of interviewing her for her "object story" for the library several years ago-- a kind, intelligent, and lovely soul. Condolences to all the family.
Sue Gardner
6/13/2019
First Previous Next Last 
showing 0 to 1 ( of 1 records)