Janis M. Sherron, 62


Janis M. Sherron, of Port Washington, passed away in the morning hours of Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, at Horizon Hospice Center in Mequon. She was 62 years old.

Jan was born in Milwaukee on July 5, 1951, the daughter of Raymond Winter and Dolores Charneski Winter. Jan grew up in the St. Francis area, later moving to northern Ozaukee County. On Sept. 21, 1985, she married Don Sherron in Saukville. Jan was a hair dresser, having many of her own studios throughout her life, including New Wave Hair Design in Grafton. Jan enjoyed nature, gardening, traveling, trips to casinos, but most of all she enjoyed spending time with her granddaughter, Braelynn.

She is survived by her two daughters, Samantha Ritenour and Nicole Ritenour, both of Port Washington. She is further survived by her granddaughter, Braelynn Jaccard of Port Washington; her sister, Carol Winter of Pin Green, N.D.; her brother-in-law, James Anderson of Greendale; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Donald; and her sister, Judith Anderson.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Aug. 24, at 1 p.m. at the Eernisse Funeral Home, 1600 W. Grand Ave., Port Washington. She will be laid to rest in Holden East Cemetery, Port Washington. Visitation will take place on Saturday, Aug. 24, at the funeral home from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Eernisse Funeral Home, Port Washington, is honored to serve the family. Online condolences may be left at www.eernissefuneralhome.com.