October 31, 2018
Sharon Mary Klinger, 76, died Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at her home in La Crosse. She was born March 25, 1942, at St. Ann’s Hospital in La Crosse, Wisconsin to Otis and Anne (Dagnon) Klinger.
She owned and operated Sharon’s Beauty Salon in Ferryville, Wis., for 20 years, worked many years at Swing Inn, and at Blumenthal Lansing Co for 14 years; many friendships were made at all. Sharon had many past times that included playing cards with friends, fishing on the Mississippi River, crocheting, traveling and cooking and baking for family and friends, especially for Dawn’s coworkers at Mayo Cardiology Department. Red Hat Society was a special social function as well.
Sharon is survived by daughters; Jill Cleven, Cindy Van Gundy, and Dawn (Tony) Paletta, brother; Jan (Sandra) Klinger, grandchildren; Katerina (Mike), Joshua (Carli), Clay, Michelle (Tim), Nicole (Adam), Casey (Randy), Cheyann, Christpher James, many great-grandchildren, niece and nephew, and 5 great-nephews.
She was preceded in death by parents, daughters Heidi and Teresa.
Funeral Services will be held at 4:00 PM Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in the Blaschke & Schneider Funeral Home, 1501 West Ave. So., La Crosse, Wis. Family and friends may visit from 2:00 PM until the time of services on Monday.