Sharon Elizabeth Martin, 71, of Fulton, died Wednesday, March 26 at Maytown Manor Inc., Florida after a long illness.
She was born in Syracuse, NY to the late Francis P. and Verna May (Lyke) Fitzgerald.
Mrs. Martin has been a lifetime resident of Fulton and enjoyed traveling to Florida during the winter months.
She owned and operated Shannon’s Hot Dogs, Fulton, for 20 years. Mrs. Martin enjoyed crafting and cross stitch. She was also an avid reader and gardener.
Mrs. Martin is survived by her husband of 50 years, Frederick Stephen Martin, Sr., of Fulton; their children, Frederick Stephen Martin, Jr., of Fulton, Shannon Marie (Joel) Cordone of Hastings, NY, Stephanie Mary Czirr of Albuquerque, N.M., Sara Margaret (Peter) Pascale of Kingston, N.J.; four siblings, Patricia A. Fitzgerald of Cicero, NY, Kay M. Roemer of Naperville, IL., Barbara M. Williams of Grow City, OH, Michele F. Betts of Clay, NY; four grandchildren, Jeffrey P. Martin, Megan M. Cordone, and twins Alexander J. and Kayla M. Cordone.
Funeral services were Monday March 31 at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc. and at Holy Trinity Church, Fulton where a Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated by the Rev. Jerome Amaechi.
Burial will be held in the spring at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours were Sunday March 30 at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. Second St. S., Fulton.
The family would like to thank the Hospice workers for their loving care and gentle manner and they would encourage in lieu of flowers donations be made in Sharon’s honor to the Halifax Health Hospice, 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange, FL, 32129.