Sharon L. Kelchner

Sharon L. Kelchner

Sharon L. Kelchner, 70, of Trout Run, went to be with the Lord on Friday, December 7, 2018 in Fort Myers, Fla.

Born April 4, 1948 in Jersey Shore, she was a daughter to the late Ralph E. Faivre and the former Margaret Griswold. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, R. Stanley Faivre.

For many years she was a nurse’s aide and unit clerk at the Jersey Shore Hospital.

Sharon was a member of the Cogan House Community Church, served on the Pine Township Planning Commission and was treasurer of Pine Creek Township.

Her greatest joy and love of her life was her family.

Surviving is her loving husband, Owen Wesley Kelchner, who she married on January 18, 1975; three sons, Seth O. (Robin) Kelchner of Liberty, Owen Wesley II (Julie) Kelchner of Fort Myers, Fla., and Justin L. (Melanie) Kelchner of Williamsport; a daughter, Celeste T. (Matthew) Baumgartner of Trout Run; 17 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren, and a sister, Sonia (Palmer) Wetzel of Brookside.

Sharon’s graduation into Heaven service will be held 3 p.m. Sunday, December 16, 2018 at The Door Fellowship Church, 470 Pine St., Williamsport. The Rev. Cleveland Way and the the Rev. Matthew Holcomb will co-officiate.

She will be laid to rest at 11 a.m. Monday, December 17, 2018 at the Summit Cemetery at White Pine. Following the committal service, there will be a gathering and time of food and fellowship at the Cogan House Community Church, 3782 Cogan House Road, Trout Run.

Arrangements entrusted to Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home, Jersey Shore.