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Sharen M. Olek

Sharen M. Olek


Sharen M. Olek, 64, of Nisswa, died peacefully March 19, 2013, at Kindred Hospital in Melbourne, Florida, due to complications of treatment for lung cancer.

She is preceded in death by a brother, Carl Anderson; sisters, Mabel Hein and Karen Pannek; and stepson, Donald Olek.

Sharen is survived by her loving husband of 38 years, Roger; a son, Judd; granddaughter, Aleasha Ellingboe; a grandson, Chaise Ellingboe; a brother, Richard Anderson; a sister, Donna Nichols; stepchildren, Jim and Laura Olek; and stepgrandchildren, Jennifer Olek, Krista Olek, Kalli Olek, Kyle Olek, Nicole Neubert, Aly Olek and Elise Olek.

Visitation will be Friday, March 29, from 5-7 p.m. at Kline Funeral Home, Pequot Lakes. Service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 30, with visitation from 11 a.m. until the time of the service at Kline Funeral Home. A private burial will be held at Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery, Camp Ripley.