June 17, 2021 - December 10, 2015
Age 50, of Ross Township, died Friday, December 11, 2015. She was the beloved and devoted wife of Jeffery Dean Lewis and mother of two children, Courtney Sloan and Brendan Dean, the joys of her life. Very loving daughter of Mary Sally McKernan (Coleman Conley), and the late Robert Raymond Sommer, Sr. Greatly admired by her three brothers, Robert Raymond Sommer, Jr. (Laura), Bernard Brian (Kristine) Sommer, and Daniel Douglas (Rebecca) Sommer. Treasured daughter-in-law of Marion Rose and Dean Clifton Lewis, and sister-in-law of Rachel Diane Ragula. Aunt Sharon was adored by her nieces and nephews, James, Ryan, Hannah, Kaitlyn, Allison, Brigid and Ciera. Sharon will be missed by her many aunts, uncles and numerous cousins who loved her dearly. She was blessed with friends who were strong pillars of support and enjoyed the laughter and positivity she brought into their lives.
Sharon received her B.S. from Seton Hill University and her M.B.A. from Chatham University, where she was the Director of Student Accounts for seven years and an adjunct faculty member. She found true happiness and great joy in her recent position serving as the Director of Social and Pastoral Outreach at Saint Paul’s Cathedral in Oakland. The people she served through the Food Pantry at St. Paul’s felt her love, and they brightened her life each day. For the last several years, Sharon and Jeff loved to travel and spent many hours hiking, biking, kayaking, skiing, and enjoying the outdoors with Sharon’s yorkie, Daisy. Everyone she knew witnessed her strong faith in God and the Blessed Mother, which guided her throughout her lifetime. Mass of the Resurrection will be concelebrated at 10 a.m. on Monday, December 14 at St. Paul’s Cathedral, 108 N. Dithridge St., Pgh, PA 15213, by The Very Reverend Fr. Kris Stubna, The Reverend Fr. Mark Thomas, and The Reverend Fr. Adam Verona. Friends and family please congregate at the Cathedral before mass. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to St. Paul’s Cathedral Food Pantry. Donations may be mailed to: St. Paul’s Cathedral, 108 N. Dithridge St. Pittsburgh, PA 15213. Arrangements by DEVLIN FUNERAL HOME, INC.