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Sharon Marie Weiss, 75

Published 10:58am Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Funeral services for Sharon M. Weiss, 75, of Glenville, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, at First Lutheran Church in Glenville. Rev. Jim Rushton will officiate. Interment will be at Hillcrest Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, at Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service at the church. Online condolences are welcome at


Sharon died Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, at her home.

Sharon Weiss was born on Dec. 5, 1937, to Dale and Viola (Gorman) Deyo in Lyle, Minn. Sharon was raised in the Austin area and on June 25, 1960, she was united in marriage to Wayne Weiss at the First Lutheran Church in Glenville. She was the past Auxiliary President of the Eagles where she was a member for more than 40 years. Sharon enjoyed reading books by Nora Roberts, fishing, camping, bird watching, going to rummage sales and music and singing. She also enjoyed painting ceramics and making butterscotch cookies, pudding dessert and her Christmas fudge all of which her grandchildren cherished. Sharon was a member of First Lutheran Church, Glenville.

Survivors include her daughter, Katherine (Odean) Nelson; sons, Wayne “Butch” Monson and Keith (Wendy) Weiss. Grandchildren: Benjamin (Ashley) Nelson, Christoper (Susan) Nelson, Stephanie (Tad) Fair, Kelly Jo Nelson, Jennifer Monson(Tom Falk), Valerie Monson, Sheila Monson, Amanda Weiss and her fiancé Andrew Irvine and Ethan Weiss. Great-grandchildren: Jesse, Tori, Sandra, Christian, Lorie and Emily. Great-great-granddaughter Bailey, sisters; Darlene James and Pam (Dan) Graae, sister-in-law Frances Nelson and many nieces and nephews.

Sharon was preceded in death by her parents; husband Wayne, brother David Deyo, sister and brothers-in-law; Dorothy and Ray Rasmusson and Carl “Joe” Nelson and  great granddaughter Alexi Monson.

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