AKKERMAN-INGEBRAND FUNERAL HOME – MORA
Sharon Wiener, of Mora, passed away on Thursday, July 28, 2016 at her home. She was 76 years old.
FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, August 6, 2016 at the True Vine Lutheran Church in Mora with Pastor Marlin Harris officiating.
VISITATION will be held from 5-7 pm on Friday, August 5, 2016 at the Akkerman Ingebrand Funeral Home in Mora and 1 hour prior to the service on Saturday at the church.
INTERMENT will be in the Oakwood Cemetery in Mora.
Sharon Kay Wiener, of Mora, MN, passed away on July 28, 2016 at her home surrounded by her family. She was 76 years old.
Sharon was born on November 1, 1939 to Harry and Pauline (Camp) Weast. Sharon graduated from Mora High School in 1957. She worked at Sportman’s Café for many years, and also she was the lead singer in a country western band. Later she became a daycare provider and for the next 20 years she touched the hearts of many children and their families.
In 1958 she married Ronald Carr. To this union she was blessed with three loving daughters. In March of 1979 she married the love of her life Roland Wiener. They spent the next 32 years enjoying camping, fishing and spending time with family.
In late April of this year she was diagnosed with lung cancer. She put her trust and faith in God’s hands. Sadly she lost the battle with cancer but did not go without a fight. She will truly be missed by all who knew and loved her, including her dog, Lucy that has been by her side for the past 5 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents Harry and Pauline Weast and her husband Roland Wiener.
Sharon is survived by her daughters Debbie (Dale) Lancrain of Mora, Wendy (Dan) Lund of Saratoga WY, and Stacy (Peter) Ripka of Ogilvie; grandchildren Erin (Micky) Lemke, Angie Lancrain, Matthew (Carmen) Klepsa, Rachel (Jason) Mathison, Alicia Klepsa, Zachary Ripka (fiancé Amy), Erika (Jordan) Herges, Emily Ripka and Adrianna Ripka; great grandchildren BreAnna, Gabrielle, Grace, Ashlyn, Hunter, Hayli, Peyton, Lucas, Brayden and Blake; sisters Donna Beaudette of Outing MN, Diane Stigen of Harris, MN; brother Donald Weast of Isle, MN; sisters-in-law Linda Ovik of Mora and Ramona Ziegler of Winona MN; brother-in-law David Wiener of Cambridge; plus many nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.