Sharon S. Shacochis

Sharon S. Shacochis

NEWPORT NEWS—Sharon Sampson Shacochis, 74, of Newport News, formally of Reedville passed away on March 21, 2020.

She was a homemaker, educator, wildlife artist and a member of the blue skies gallery.

She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Dr. Thomas J. Shacochis; three children, Kristen Shacochis of Walla Walla, Wash.; Jennifer Ciner of Raleigh, N.C.; and Nathan Shacochis of Burlington, N.C.; two grandchildren, P.J. Brown and Dylan Brown both of Walla Walla; and one brother, Stephen Sampson of Raleigh, N.C.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Leroy and Louise Sampson.

A private graveside service will be held at Roseland Cemetery, Reedville. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Hospital, Shriners Hospital and JDRF.org.

Currie Funeral Home LLC of Kilmarnock handled the arrangements.