Sharon Rose Finan, 54, of Eatontown, NJ (formerly of Dumont, NJ) died peacefully on May 10, 2022. Devoted daughter to MaryAnne Finan. Loving sister of brother Peter Finan and My-Linh (wife), niece Olivia and nephew James; sister Aileen Devine (Finan) and nephews Patrick and Brendan. Predeceased by her loving father James Finan (2002).

Sharon was born August 10, 1967, in Englewood, NJ. She earned a Master of Science degree in Education and was a dedicated, fun, and mentoring teacher who positively influenced many young students with the Tinton Falls Middle School for 24 years. She also cared deeply for her Aunts, Uncles, cousins, friends and colleagues.

Memorial Mass Saturday, May 21, 11 AM at St. Mary’s R.C. Church, Dumont, NJ.

Interment of cremains at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Tenafly, NJ.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Sharon’s memory to

The Sharing Network Foundation, 691 Central Ave., New Providence, NJ 07974. Checks may be made payable to “Sharing Network Foundation”. For more information, visit

The Sharing Network Foundation is committed to increasing the number of lives saved through clinical advancement, family support, public awareness, and education about the life-saving benefits of organ and tissue donation and transplantation.


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