Sharon Ann Applebaum

  • Born: February 14, 1942
  • Died: June 9, 2021
  • Location: Charleston, South Carolina

J. Henry Stuhr West Ashley Chapel

3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway
Charleston, SC 29414

Tel. (843) 763.7664

Tribute & Message From The Family


Sharon Ann Applebaum, 79, of Charleston, SC, wife of Frank Milton Hess, Jr., entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, June 9, 2021. Her funeral service will be held at the graveside Friday, June 11, 2021 in Emanu-El Cemetery (Maryville), Sycamore Avenue at 11:00 am. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. West Ashley Chapel.

Sharon was born February 14, 1942 in Savannah, GA, daughter of the late Harry Applebaum and Elynor Garfinkel Applebaum. She was a proud, lifelong Charlestonian and retired as a travel agent. Sharon was a member of Synagogue Emanu-El.

She is survived by her husband, Frank Milton Hess, Jr. of Charleston, SC; brother, Stanley William Applebaum of Gainesville, GA; step-son, Keith M. Hess (Tracie) of Charleston, SC; step-daughter, Kimberly A. Maniccia of Charleston, SC; four step-grandchildren, Kristin Wurster (Doug), Kate Taylor, Stephen Maniccia, and Allison Maniccia; two nieces, Leah Applebaum of Los Angeles, CA, and Dana Witzel (Michael) of VT; two grand-nephews, Harris and Oliver; and three step-great-grandchildren.

Memorial donations may be made to Synagogue Emanu-El, 5 Windsor Dr., Charleston, SC 29407.