Shirley A. Stewart 1938-2021

HERMITAGE, Pa. — Shirley A. Stewart, 83, of Hermitage, Pa., passed away peacefully on Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021, at Hospitality Care Center, following a period of declining health.

Shirley was born on March 21, 1938, in Sharon, Pa., the daughter of Joseph S. and Grace Barnes Stewart.

She was a 1959 graduate of Sharon High School and went on to serve our country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War with the Women’s Corps. Following her time in the service, she worked as a ward secretary at the former Sharon General Hospital and retired as the unit secretary from the Bay Medical Center in Panama City, Fla.

Ms. Stewart was a member of the Sharon First United Methodist Church. Shirley was a passionate sports fan and proudly followed the Cleveland Indians, Pittsburgh Pirates and Ohio State Buckeyes. Above all, she was a die-hard Pittsburgh Steelers fan for many years.

Shirley is survived by her nieces, Debbie Mosora and her husband, Mike, of Brookfield and Marilyn Stewart; along with several great-nieces and great-nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her nephews, Dennis Stewart and Alex Mosora.

A funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021, at the Sample-O’Donnell Funeral Home, 555 E. State St., Sharon, Pa., with the Rev. Terry G. Shaffer officiating, where friends may visit with her family one hour prior to the time of service.

A private interment will follow in Oakwood Cemetery.

To sign the guestbook for Shirley’s family, please visit www.sampleodonnellfh.com.

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