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Shirley (Sharp) Zediker

January 30, 1930 ~ May 16, 2018 (age 88)

Shirley Jane Sharp Zediker - Canonsburg Native

Shirley Jane Sharp Zediker, 88, of Washington died Wednesday morning, May 16, 2018 at home.

Born January 30, 1930 in Canonsburg, she was the daughter of William C. and Bertha Boyce Sharp.

She was a 1948 graduate of Canonsburg High School.

Mrs. Zediker was a full-time homemaker and for many years worked on the family dairy far.

Prior to marriage, she had worked at RCA and Canonsburg Milling in Canonsburg.

She was a member of the Emmanuel United Presbyterian Church, Eighty Four.

Mrs. Zediker was a life-long fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers and enjoyed watching all sports.

On September 22, 1962, she married John C. Zediker, Jr., who survives.

Also surviving are two children, William Zediker (Tina) and Donna Milligan (Larry); four grandchildren, John Milligan (Michelle), David Milligan (Haldis), Will and Emma Zediker.

Deceased, in addition to her parents, are three brothers, William, Fred and Robert Sharp and three sisters, Audrey Firkley, Betty Lee Chasteen and Thelma Starkey.

The family will have a private burial service at Emmanuel United Presbyterian Cemetery.

Friends and family will be received from 2:30 to 4 p.m., the hour of a Memorial Service, Saturday, May 19, 2018 at the Emmanuel United Presbyterian Church, 480 Route 519, Eighty Four. The Reverend Dawn R. Sherwood will officiate. Following the service, a remembrance dinner will be held in the church social hall in Mrs. Zediker’s honor.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Emmanuel United Presbyterian Cemetery, PO Box 156 Eighty Four, PA 15330.

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Arrangements in care of Thompson-Marodi Funeral Home, Inc., 809 Main Street, Bentleyville, 724-239-2255.

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