Friday, November 13, 2020

Sharon Northup Evans

Wellsville, NY - Sharon Northup Evans, formerly of the Stannards Road, passed away on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 with her family by her side. She was born in Hornell, the daughter of the late Kenneth W. and Dora E. (Miller) Northup. On January 15, 1966 in Webster, NY she married Burt Evans, who survives. 

Sharon was raised in Hornell and graduated from Arkport Central School. She was first employed at Day's Grocery in Hornell, and later as a nurse's aide at several nursing homes in the Hornell and Wellsville area. In 1980 she moved to Wellsville, and was an active member of the Riverside Assembly of God Church. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, and meeting her friends for lunch at McDonald's and Burger King. 

She is survived by: her husband, Burt; a daughter, Susan L. Evans of Geneseo; a brother, James (Sharon) Northup of Wayne, NY; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Sharon was predeceased by: a daughter, Dorie Evans in 1988. 

A private Graveside service will be held in Woodlawn Cemetery in Canisteo, NY.  To leave online condolences please visit 


  1. Our condolences to Burt and Susan. She was a dear woman, and I was always glad to see her. I know Dad joins in our sorrow for you as a family. May your faith comfort and uphold you. Barry and Shelly Dunne

  2. Susan, So sorry to hear about your Mom. May God bless and comfort you! Linda Hurd

  3. rip sharon I met you couple years ago was a pleasure to do your nails

  4. rip sharon was a pleasure to meet you and do your nails.