- Sharon Ella (Myers) Stanhope, 70, wife of the late Dale Stanhope, died December 22, 2016, at a Bangor hospital. She was born October 4, 1946, in Ellsworth, the daughter of Edgar and Margaret (Eldridge) Myers. Sharon loved fishing, crocheting and knitting, crafting, and telling jokes. She also enjoyed playing the piano and the organ.
She is survived by six children, Susan Stanhope, Teddy Stanhope, Stacey Ramsey, Kathleen Trueworthy, Christian Stanhope and Cynthia Philbrook; a brother, Gregory Myers; 12 grandchildren, Bradley, Jessica, Joseph, Cassandra, Eddie, Arielle, Bethany, Kai, Kayla, Carla, Mikiah and Trevor; and seven great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by a granddaughter, Brittany.
Friends may visit with her family from 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, December 28, 2016, at Clay Funeral Home, 7 Lee Rd., Lincoln where funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Thursday, with Mike Thurlow officiating. Online condolences may be expressed at .