obit art 5Sharon L. DeCaminada, 65, of Hopedale, died Friday, Jan. 23, at Harrison Community Hospital, Cadiz.  She was born Oct. 6, 1949 in Steubenville, a daughter of the late David and Anna Leone DeCaminada.

Sharon attended the Hopedale Church of Christ and was a Secretary at Polen Insurance Agency and the Cadiz Insurance Agency. She was an avid knitter, collected jewelry, and enjoyed traveling, making trips to Tennessee, Myrtle Beach, and Hawaii. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Franklin DeCaminada. Surviving are two sisters, Bea (Ernie) Tipton of Jewett and Phyllis DeCaminada of Cadiz; two nieces, Elizabeth and Anna Tipton and a nephew, Anthony DeCaminada, all of Jewett.

Friends may call Saturday, Jan. 31 from 11 a.m. until time of memorial service at 12 p.m. at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz. Dean Blythe will officiate. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery near Hopedale at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions may be made to the family, c/o Elizabeth or Anna Tipton, 86700 Tipton Rd., Jewett, OH 43986. Online condolences may be made at