Sharon A. Fenske

June 15, 1954 - March 21, 2009


Sharon A. Fenske, 54, of Jefferson, passed away Saturday, March 21, 2009, at Fort Atkinson Memorial Hospital. She was born June 15, 1954, in Schofield, the daughter of the late Raymond Fenske and Laura Fenske Draeger (nee Cherek).

She attended the Waukesha Training Center for many years and Paragon in Oconomowoc as day programs. Sharon enjoyed attending the social events sponsored by CCLS with dancing and camping, and she loved her stuffed animals.

She is survived by her siblings, Marilyn (Robert) Glenn of Rogers, Ark., Ronald (Janet) Fenske of Waukesha, Diane Marx of Waukesha, Shirley Mealy of Palmyra and Gerald (Jackie) Fenske of Albuquerque, N.M.; and her sister-in-law, Gloria (Harold) Ellie of Florida. Sharon is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Sharon was preceded in death by her brother, Ken Fenske, and stepfather, William Draeger.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 24, 2009, at St. Theresa Catholic Church, 136 Waukesha Road, Eagle. The Rev. Dennis Ackeret will officiate with burial to follow at St. Josephs Cemetery, S22-W22890 E. Broadway, Waukesha. The visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today, March 23 at Mealys Funeral Home, 103 Eagle St., Eagle.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the CCLS, St. Colettas, and the staff at St. Marthas for all their care. A special thank you to Naomi Neuberger for all her help and support throughout the years.

If desired, memorials to St. Colettas, W4955 Highway 18, Jefferson, WI 53549, or AngelsGrace Hospice, W359-N7430 Brown St., Oconomowoc, WI 53066, in Sharons name are appreciated.

Mealys Funeral Home in Eagle is assisting the family. For further information, call 594-2442.