Sharon Lee Wagner Heffner

September 3, 1947

January 21, 2024

Sharon W. Heffner, 76, of Williams Township, passed away Sunday, January 21, 2024, at her home.

Born September 3, 1947, in Easton, PA, she was a daughter of the late Jay A. and Ruth E. (Murray) Wagner.

She and her husband, The Rev. Dr. Blake R. Heffner, celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary on July 17, 2023.

Sharon graduated from Wilson High School, Class of 1965, where she was a majorette.

She retired in 1993 from the former Valley Federal Savings and Loan.

Sharon loved her family and enjoyed card club over the years.

She was an active member of St. John's Church on Morgan Hill where her husband was pastor for 36 years. She loved the church, sang in the choir, and attended Bible study.

In addition to her husband, Blake, she is survived by a son, Gregory Altonen and his wife Tamara, of Williams Township; three daughters, Molly Watson, of Erwinna, Dr. Rachel Heffner-Burns and her husband Ryan, of Simsbury, CT, and Hannah Heffner and her wife Samantha Toggas, of Philadelphia; two sisters, Carol McIntosh and her husband Joseph, and Patti Wagner, both of Williams Township; and six grandchildren, Lillie and Sara Altonen, Amelia and Charlotte Watson, and Henry and Noah Burns.

A church service will be held at 10am Saturday in St. John's Church on Morgan Hill, 2720 Morgan Hill Rd., Williams Township. Call Friday 4-6pm in the Strunk Funeral Home, Inc., 602 W. Berwick St., Easton, and Saturday 9-10am in the church. Interment will be in St. John's Union Cemetery. Offer online condolences at

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the church, Easton, PA 18042.

Published by The Express Times from Jan. 22 to Jan. 23, 2024.