Sharon T. Olsen, 72, of Augusta, NJ, passed away peacefully on August 22nd, 2018 in Hacketstown Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Staten Island, Sharon was the daughter of the late George and Theresa Pedersen. Sharon has lived in Augusta, NJ for the past 21 years. Prior to this, she lived in Hopatcong, NJ.
Sharon graduated from Tottenville High School and was very proud of her Staten Island upbringing. After marrying and moving to New Jersey, she proudly worked for AT&T for over 25 years. Then she went on to work for Schering-Plough before retiring in 2012. Sharon moved to Augusta where she enjoyed spending time on her horse farm with her grandchildren.
Sharon is survived by the love of her life of 52 years, Jack Olsen, as well as her three children Sheri Hadowanetz (husband, Bill), Kenneth Olsen and Eric Olsen (wife, Kristen). Sharon is predeceased by her brother, John-Anthony Pedersen, survived by her brother Tom Pedersen and sister, Patricia Dempsey. She adored her 5 grandchildren: Carli, Jack, Harrison, Quinn and Jacqueline. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Spina Bifida Association at Spinabifidaassociation.org.
A Memorial Service will be held at a later date, with a location to be provided.
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