WEST OCEAN CITY–Brent Sharp, 66, of West Ocean City died peacefully at his home on Friday, Jan. 3, 2014.
Born in Niagara Falls, N.Y., he was the son of the late Robert Sharp and June (Hambridge) Sharp.
He was a retired lieutenant of the New York Department of Corrections and also an employee at PRMC in Salisbury. He was a member of the American Legion and enjoyed doing home improvement projects, landscaping, boating, fishing, and was an avid sports fan.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia Straka Sharp; brother, Denny Sharp; his two children,
Brent Robert Sharp and Brittany Lynn Sharp; two stepchildren, Kelsey Marie Straka and Sarah Elizabeth Straka; niece, Kelly Anderson, as well as many extended family members and friends.
A memorial service was held on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, at Whatcoat United Methodist Church in Snow Hill. The Rev. Andy Frick officiated.
The family would like to thank Coastal Hospice as well as Whatcoat United Methodist Church. Donations may be made in his honor to Coastal Hospice by the Ocean or Whatcoat United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund.