Lynn N. Share

March 18, 1942 Ė July 25, 2010

Lynn N. Share entered eternal rest Sunday, July 25, 2010, at the age of 68 after a long, courageous battle with breast cancer. Lynn was born March 18, 1942, in West Allis, to Thomas and Klara (Syversen) Hansen, both born in Norway.

Lynn was the beloved spouse of Victor Share, who preceded her in eternal peace July 8, 2010. They had their first date in 1962 at Hales Corners Speedway and have been soul mates ever since. They were married Feb. 14, 1970, and was the first married couple to retire together from Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co. in March 1997.

Lynn is survived by cousins here and in Norway, many friends and neighbors, as well as her pals Josie and Maddie.

Lynn was a member of the Sons of Norway and was very active with Fosselyngen Lodge No. 82. She was very proud of her Norwegian heritage and genealogy as well, as her devotion to Fosselyngen Lodge No. 82 kept her very busy. She was treasurer of the Monomonee Valley Chapter 47 Clock and Watch Association and treasurer of the Pond and Water Garden Club. Various other garden clubs and organizations were of special interest to her. She was also a sister member of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War Auxiliary.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, July 30, at Krause Funeral Home, 12401 W. National Ave., New Berlin. Visitation continues from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. memorial service Saturday, July 31, at the funeral home. Interment will be at Highland Memorial Park, 14875 W. Greenfield Ave., New Berlin, immediately following the service.

Sincere appreciation is extended to Dr. Laura McGartland, Oncology Alliance, Zilber Family Hospice and the staff at Krause Funeral Home for the comfort and support the family has received.

Donations in Lynnís memory will be greatly appreciated to Sons of Norway, Fosselyngen Lodge No. 82 or the American Cancer Society.

Krause Funeral Home, 786-8009, is serving the family.