Sharyn L. Dineen, 80
Jan. 3, 1935 -- May 27, 2015

Sharyn Louise Dineen (nee Deitelhoff)Sharyn Louise Dineen (nee Deitelhoff) of Cedarburg went to her heavenly home on May 27, 2015, at the age of 80. She is survived by her children, Jeffrey, Mary (Greg) Nikolai and Steve. She is further survived by her grandchildren, Jeremy (Judith) Dineen, Erica (Bryan) Castleburry, Joe Streicher, Lauren Nikolai and Chad Nikolai; great grandchildren, Nina, Darren, Mason and Mckenzie; sisters, Thelma (Richard) Dunnum and Ramona Schroeder; and brother, Ralph (Jean) Schroeder. She is also survived by her sisters-inlaw, Grace Bueno, Margaret (Keith) Baehler and Mary Ann Dineen; and brother-in-law, Rev. Michael Dineen, along with many nieces, nephews, cousins and many lifelong friends.

Sharyn was born in Wilton on Jan. 3, 1935, to Evelyn Deitelhoff, who preceded her in death. She moved to Milwaukee in 1953. Her working career ended in 2002, after many years of running the switchboard and reception desk at Cardinal Stritch University. Her love for her job was evident to all her co-workers and visitors to Stritch when warmly greeted by Sharyn with her kind smile.

Sharyn understood her lifeís purpose when she became a grandmother. She was the best, most loving and devoted grandma any child could ask for.

She will be dearly missed by all who loved her, and there were so many who did.

Special thanks to the entire staff at Lasata Care Center for their constant loving and heartfelt care. They truly are Godís special gift to those in need.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1619 Washington Ave., Grafton, on Monday, June 1, 2015. Interment was at St. Francis Borgia Cemetery in Mequon.

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