Sharman Diane Callahan

SALEM – Sharman Diane Callahan, 67, died at 3:20 p.m. Monday, Jan. 7, 2019 at the Salem Regional Medical Center.

She was born April 19, 1951 in Salem, Ohio, the daughter of the late Kenneth and Jean (Saltsman) Martin.

Sharman had worked as a dental assistant for Dr. James Lehwald Jr. for three years and Dr. Gene Schaefer for 20 years. She is Presbyterian by Faith. Sharman was a 1969 graduate of Western Reserve High School, four-year majorette, one of the very few people to play contra bass clarinet in a high school concert band and a member of the VFW Auxiliary Ellsworth Post 9571. Sharman loved to golf.

Survivors include her husband, Michael D. Callahan whom she married April 19, 1986; a brother, Steve (Nadine) Martin of Canfield; a niece, Andrea Martin; a nephew, Ben Martin.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements were handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

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