Ronald E. "Square" Sharar, 72, of Newport, passed away Saturday December 30, 2017. He was born April 12, 1945 to the late Richard and Elsie "Pressley" Sharar Sr. He was a veteran of the US Army, retired from Stephen F. Peters Inc. and a member of the Hunters Valley Sportsmen Club. He was proud to watch over the Newport square and keep an eye of his "girls" working there. He made a trip daily to Bitting's Restaurant and always helped them in making the turkey rice soup for the Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving.
Square was an outstanding brother to Shirley Barkley (John), Kathy Bucher, Robert Sharar (Jean) and Vince Sharar (Barb) all of Newport and an uncle to several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by brothers, Richard Jr., Edward, Donald and David Sharar and sister Florence Seiders.