Sharon A. Bey

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Jan. 11 at Grace Lutheran Church (715 6th Ave.) in Grafton for Sharon A. Bey of Grafton. Sharon died peacefully at the age of 59 on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2007 at Columbia St. Maryís Hospital in Mequon. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, at the Mueller Funeral Home in Grafton. Visitation will also take place on Thursday at the church, from 10 a.m. until the time of service.

Sharon was born on Feb. 16, 1947 in Graceville, Minn., to Sylvia (nee Maus) and the late Ralph C. Krei. On June 10, 1967, she married Frank Bey at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Morris, Minn.

Sharon was a loyal and dedicated employee for the Waste and Waste Water Department of the village of Grafton and a previous employee of Kohlís Department Store in Grafton. She was also a longtime member of Grace Lutheran Church. Sharon loved to travel, entertain family and friends and was fond of taking care of others. Her everlasting smile and infectious laugh will truly be missed.

Sharon is survived by her husband Frank of Grafton; children Derrick (Cathy) Bey of Franksville and Melissa (Dan) Dehnert of Bolingbrook, Ill.; mother Sylvia Krei of Maple Grove, Minn.; brother Lester (Patty) Krei of Rogers, Minn.; sisters Pauline (Larry) Fleming of Gladstone, Mo., Nancy Krei of Maple Grove, Minn., and Sylvia Krei of Kansas City, Mo.; brother-in-law Fred (Linda) Bey of Bradenton, Fla.; grandchildren Parker Bey, Harmon, Harrison, Hailey and Haiden Dehnert and one grandchild on the way; nieces Stacy, Heidi, Lisa, Dawn and Renee; and nephew Carl. She is further survived by grandnieces and grandnephews, other relatives and friends.

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