Funeral services for Sharon LaRock, age 72, of Ogdensburg, will be held on Thursday, January 10, 2019, at 4:00PM at Frary Funeral Home with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Burial will be in Notre Dame Cemetery in the Spring. Calling hours will be held from 2:00PM to 4:00PM on Thursday, January 10, 2019, before the funeral services at Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg. Mrs. LaRock passed away on Monday, January 7, 2019, at the home of her daughter, Robin, surrounded by her loving family.
Sharon is survived by her children, Donna Bentley and her companion, Terry Gemmill, of Ogdensburg, NY, Robin Compo and her husband, Leo Jr., of Lisbon, NY, Lee LaRock and his wife, Alison, of Alexandria Bay, NY, William LaRock and his companion, Chrissy McGuire, of Ogdensburg, NY and Jody Frye and her husband, James, of Ogdensburg, NY; a sister, Alice Kench and her husband, Howard, of Ogdensburg, NY; several grandchildren, several great grandchildren and nieces, nephews and cousins. She is also survived by a good friend, Donna Brown. Sharon is predeceased by a sister, Mary E. Webb and two granddaughters, Jenna Brabant and Riley LaRock.
Sharon was born on March 26, 1946, in Ogdensburg, NY, the daughter of Ellis and Dorothy (Marshall) Bertrand. Sharon attended St. Mary’s Academy. She married William J. LaRock on May 11, 1963, at St. Mary’s Cathedral with Father Votraw officiating. He predeceased her on June 1, 1993. Sharon first went to work for Cedars Nursing Home as CNA and later was a homemaker the rest of her life.
Sharon loved spending time with her kids, grand kids and the coffee club.