Ethel ‘Babe’ Sharpe of Exton, formerly of Devon
Ethel “Babe” Sharpe, 92, passed away on Friday, September 9, 2016, at her residence.
She was the beloved wife of the late Clifford Sharpe, with whom she shared 48 years of marriage prior to his passing in 1994.
Born in Chicago, Illinois, she was the daughter of the late Harold James and Ella Agnes Redman Cornwall.
Ethel, or Gram as she was referred to by her extended family enjoyed gardening, singing, playing the organ and doing various arts and crafts including scrap booking. She also was an avid spectator of family and professional sporting events and had a great love for all animals.
She is survived by her five children, Lauren Sharpe of Exton, Jeffery Sharpe (Wendy) of Downingtown, Deborah Galante (Tony) of Glenmoore, Brian Sharpe of Charlotte, NC and Douglas Sharpe (Sharon) of Glenmoore. She is also survived by 14 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.
Ethel was predeceased by her sister, Jean Peterson.
There will be a gathering from 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm, with a time of sharing at 1:00 pm, Friday, September 16, 2016 at Ludwig’s Grill and Oyster Bar, 2904 Conestoga Road, Glenmoore, Pa 19343.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Brandywine Valley SPCA, 1212 Phoenixville Pike, West Chester, PA 19380.
To send online condolences, visit www.jamesterryfuneralhome.com.