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 Sharon Rose <I>Funk</I> Bockenstedt

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Sharon Rose Funk Bockenstedt

  • Birth 7 Sep 1944 Epworth, Dubuque County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 30 Jun 2012 Delaware County, Iowa, USA
  • Burial Osterdock, Clayton County, Iowa, USA
  • Memorial ID 92890084

Visitation: Monday 4:00 - 8:00 P.M. July 02, 2012 at the Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home Guttenberg, Iowa and one hour before service.
Funeral Service: Tuesday 11:00 A.M. July 03, 2012 at the Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home Guttenberg, Iowa
Interment: Bethel Cemetery Rural Osterdock

Sharon Rose (Funk) Bockenstedt, age 67, of Colesburg, IA, died Saturday, June 30, 2012, at her home with her family by her side. She was born the daughter of Henry and Zella (O'dell) Funk on September 7, 1944 in Epworth Iowa. Sharon grew up in the Guttenberg area and graduated from the Guttenberg High School in 1962. After high school she worked various jobs until she married Vernon Bockenstedt on January 30, 1971. Together they farmed near Colesburg for several years. Sharon enjoyed spending time at garage sales, playing slot machines in Osterdock, playing cards especially Euchre. She loved being around her friends in Osterdock and doing farm work. Sharon is survived by her husband of 41 years Vern; five siblings, Donnie (Lori) Funk, Charlie (Sharon) Funk both of Colesburg, Joyce Simons of Osterdock, Lois Simons of Colesburg and Diane (Sam) Wiskus of Garber and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, niece, Jackie Palmer, nephew, Daniel Bockenstedt; mother and father in law, John (Hilda) Bockenstedt; four brothers in law, Chyrold Simons, Irvin Bockenstedt, Henry Oberbroeckling and Victor Meier.

In Lieu of flowers memorials can be sent to St. Jude's Children's Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105.

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  • Created by: ch81
  • Added: 1 Jul 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 92890084
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sharon Rose Funk Bockenstedt (7 Sep 1944–30 Jun 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 92890084, citing Bethel Cemetery, Osterdock, Clayton County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by ch81 (contributor 46856244) .