Sharon A. Nugent

May 14, 1938 Feb. 7, 2015

Sharon A. Nugent of Waukesha passed away on Saturday, February 7, 2015, at her residence with her loving family by her side at the age of 76 years.

Sharon was born on May 14, 1938, the daughter of John and Marian Esser in West Allis. She graduated from P.J. Jacobs High School in Stevens Point and then married her high school sweetheart, Robert Nugent, on August 22, 1959. Sharon was a kindergarten aide for 20 years at Lowell Elementary School, but her most beloved job was being a wife and mother.

She was a wonderful spirit who loved nature, trees, art and antiques. Sharon was an art enthusiast who sponsored many beginning artists. She will always be remembered for her gift giving and generous spirit.

She is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Robert “Bob” Nugent; children, Amy (Jeff) Kunz, John (Denice) Nugent and Paul (Celeste) Nugent; grandchildren, Alexandra (Travis) Nugent, Nic Nugent, Grace Nugent and Eli Nugent; great-grandchild, Max Nugent; and brother Dale Shuda. She is further survived by many other relatives and friends.

Sharon is preceded in death by her parents; brother John; and sister Janet.

A celebration of Sharon’s life will be held on Wednesday, February 11, from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at Tuscan Hall Banquet Center, 409 Delafield St., Waukesha, in the wine cellar.

In lieu of flowers, please plant a tree in Sharon’s memory.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 262-542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary, or to leave a condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com.