Sharon Harp

Obituary of Sharon M. Harp

Sharon Mary (Hish) Harp, 73, passed away on May 19, 2022, at her home in Lower Pottsgrove Twp., PA. Born in Pottstown, PA, on May 18, 1949, Sharon was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Yanusko) Hish.


Sharon graduated from Pottstown High School in 1967. She worked as a secretary for most of her life, except for the years she raised her children. Sharon enjoyed watching Happy Days, cheering on the Phillies, and testing her luck with the slot machines at the casinos. Most of all, Sharon loved spending time with her friends and family who she loved unconditionally. She will be deeply missed.  

Sharon is lovingly remembered by her husband, Larry Harp; her daughter, Tina (& Kevin) McGill; her son, Kevin Schaeffer; her grandchildren, Frankie, Eric, Jenna, Zachary, and Zoey; and Larry’s children and grandchildren.


In addition to her parents, Sharon is predeceased by her brothers, Terry Hish and John “Tuffy” Hish.


A viewing will take place on Tuesday, May 31, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464. A Life Celebration will follow at 11:00 a.m. Interment will take place after the service at Highland Memorial Park, 701 Farmington Ave., Pottstown, PA 19464. 


A webcast of Sharon’s services will be available beginning at 11:00 a.m. Please visit and click on the “Webcast” tab to view the webcast. If you have any questions, please call (610) 323-8220.