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Paul L. Sharp

Paul Landon Sharp, 87, of Waterloo, IL, died November 14, 2021, in Freeburg, IL. He was born March 8, 1934, in Woodstock, IL.

He is survived by his children Shannan Sharp, Steve (Deb) Sharp, Carole (Jeff Kapp) Sharp, and Noel Sharp (Lin); grandchildren Krysta Marie (Shaun) Brown, Josh Sharp, Alicia (Phillip Wamble) Brennan, Tom (Michelle Pherson) Brennan, Kayla (Josh) Boyer, and Cartney Sharp; 13 great grandchildren; brother Boyd Sharp; nieces; nephews; and cousins.

He is preceded in death by his wife Betsey Sharp (nee Hamasaki), parents Zenas and Barbara Sharp; sister Harriet Sharp.

Paul loved studying the Bible, photography, fishing, bird watching, and family.
He was a Korean War Veteran. During his service in the Army , he was deployed to Italy, Japan, Germany, and Korea. He lived most of his life in Illinois. Also enjoyed eating pizza, hash browns chocolate desserts and sweets.

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Memorial Service to be held at a later date.

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Paul sat at the same table to eat with my brother, Roger Saul, at Garden Place. He was always so nice & friendly to talk with. My brother, Roger passed away on Oct. the 19th. Funny how they both passed away soon after one another. You have my sympathy.

Ruth Ann Mueller Nov 16 2021 9:13 PM

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Friends of Kids With Cancer in St. Louis. https://www.friendsofkids.com/

Carole Sharp Nov 16 2021 6:21 PM