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Sharon A. Black

August 10, 2022

Sharon A. BlackSharon A. Black, 81, passed away at her home in Clayton Wednesday morning, August 10, 2022, surrounded by her loving family.

Sharon was born in Watertown December 15, 1940, daughter of Harold and Irene Cuppernall Alton. She was a graduate of LaFargeville High School. On April 14, 1956 she married Leslie W. Black in Theresa. Mr. Black died November 5, 2012.

She worked as an assembler for Bomax Manufacturing, Watertown. Sharon also was a cook at Little Bud's ELC (Early Learning Center) for several years. She loved the children and they loved her, affectionately calling her MeMa. She was a member of Depauville United Methodist Church, Order of the Eastern Star, and the Depauville Fire Department Auxiliary. She was an avid reader, enjoyed her puzzle books, and loved camping with her soul mate, Les.

Sharon is survived by her three children, Debbie L. Dudley and husband Brian, Cazenovia, Kathy S. Black and partner Becky Atnip, LaFargeville, and Steve L. Black and wife Amy, Clayton and Jensen Beach, FL; five grandchildren, Jon, Jessica, Sarah, Derick, and Doug; nine great-grandchildren, Chloe, Kole, Brielle, Jacob, Jamey, Lily, Dylan, Aubree, and Autumn; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Along with her husband and parents, Sharon was predeceased by brother Kenneth Alton and sister Marsha Douglas.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, August 16, at 11 AM at Grove Cemetery, LaFargeville. Arrangements are entrusted with Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Clayton and online condolences may be posted at www.cummingsfuneral.com. In lieu of flowers donations in Sharon's name may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham St., Watertown, NY 13601.

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#7 Heather Phillips 2022-08-22 14:10
Gary and I were sadend at your moms passing,seems like almost all the Depauville people are passing,all the parents to the kids we all grew up with,at least they are all at peace now,love and hugs to all of you
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#6 Dave Cooper 2022-08-12 14:25
Kathy,

It is always so tough a time when a parent is called home. My deepest sympathy to you and all of your family.

God Bless,
Coop
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#5 Jean Vande-Cubiotti 2022-08-11 23:29
High school best friends and reconnected after 60 yrs.
So many memories we shared together since then.
Rest in peace my sweet friend. My condolences to her children who she was so proud of.
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#4 mary green 2022-08-11 23:07
STEVE & AMY AND FAMILY- WE ARE SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS.,,, MAY ALL THE MEMORIES HELP YOU THRU THIS DIFFICULT TIME!! PRAYING FOR ALL OF YOU!!

LOVE,
MARSHALL & MARY
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#3 Nancy Hand 2022-08-11 19:13
Thoughts and prayers to the family. Worked with Sharon, she was one of the sweetest ladys I know.
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#2 Charlie Daniels 2022-08-11 14:46
Kathy, I was so sorry to learn of your Mom's passing. Please know you and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers.

With deepest sympathy. Charlie Daniels
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#1 susan brown 2022-08-11 12:19
i am very sorry for your loss .she was very nice lady
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