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“Marguerite, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your husband. My thoughts are with you. ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Kathy Mereness - Cincinnati, OH

“I worked with Lou at the base where I was a secretary in the office. He was a pleasure to work with and know. In subsequent years I also visited...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Veronica Beardsley - Dayton, OH

“Dear Marguerite, please accept our heartfelt sympathy over Lou's passing. We shall always remember him as a cheerful friend with a warm and endearing...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Bob and Janie Gehman - Vandalia, OH

“Marguerite, we send our thoughts and prayers for you and the family. We enjoyed Lou at the many Penn State events. I want to thank you and Lou for...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: John and Joan Glaser - OH

“Marguerite, we send our thoughts and prayers to you and your family. Lou was a Nittany Lion of great note in his character, personality, and sense...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Wayne and Aimee Thor - Xenia, OH

“Marguerite, our sincere sympathy to you. Gary and Pam Melhorn ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“Lou was such a nice, good man. My thoughts and prayers are with Margarite and their family. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Matt Graybill - Waynesville, OH

“Marguerite . Our deepest sympathy on Lou's passing. All of us who knew him enjoyed the many times together at PENN STATE events. We will keep Lou in...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Randy Gallas - Beavercreek, OH

SHARP, Louis M. “Lou”, 93, of Kettering, passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 8, 2018. Lou was born on October 1, 1924 to Garnet and Hortense (Pugh) Sharp. He graduated from McArthur HS in 1942 and served in the U.S. Army during WWII. Following his service he earned his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Ohio University in 1950. In Dayton, he worked as a project manager at Wright-Patterson AFB. Lou was a longtime member of Christ United Methodist Church and donated his time often to various causes. Lou and his wife, Marguerite, were owners of Culinary Company for 15 years. He loved golfing, photography, and was an avid aviation enthusiast. Lou was a 32nd degree Mason AASR in lodges in Ohio and Pennsylvania. Lou is preceded in death by his brother, Thomas S. Sharp, who died July 2, 1942 serving his country, and his sister, Sara E. Walters. Lou is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Marguerite (Williams) Sharp; sons Tom (Nancy) and John (Cheryl) Sharp; grandchildren Courtney (Kevin) Najimi, Madeline Sharp, and Andrew Sharp; and various extended family. A service will be held at 2pm on Saturday February 17, 2018 at Christ United Methodist Church, 3440 Shroyer Rd, Kettering, OH 45429, with a visitation held an hour prior. Inurnment at David’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Christ Church Organ Fund, 3440 Shroyer Rd, Kettering, OH 45429.

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