Sharen A. Vandermark, 50

Sharen A. Vandermark, 50, of Selbyville, formerly of Georgetown, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2006, at home. Vandermark was born on Aug. 13, 1956, in Wilmington, Del., to Donald and Elizabeth (Myers) Handlin. She was a dispatcher for Comcast Cable for a number of years.

Vandermark was a devoted mother daughter and a great friend. She loved music, crocheting, and doing word and crossword puzzles. Vandermark was a friend and companion to everyone she knew and will be deeply missed by all.

She is survived by her mother, Elizabeth Lickman, and stepfather Chaz Lickman; a fiancée with whom she lived for four years, Steven Wacker; a son, Christopher Vandermark; a brother, Steven Handlin and his wife Diane; and a stepson, Philip Vandermark.

Funeral services were scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2006, at the Long Neck Chapel of Melson Funeral Services, Long Neck Rd., Millsboro. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions in her name to the Lupus Foundation of America, P.O. Box 631047, Baltimore, MD 21263.