Sharon L. (Cookie) Basile, 69, of Virginia Beach Va., formally of Ford City, Pa. passed away on Friday December 9th 2022.

She was born September 6th 1953 in Kittanning Pa the daughter of Jack Cook and Rose (Heymers) Cook.

A.J. Panian is the managing editor of the Leader Times. He can be reached at 724-543-1303, ext. 1325, or apanian@leadertimes.com.