Sharen M. Olek, 64, Nisswa, Minn., died peacefully March 19, 2013, at Kindred Hospital in Melbourne, Fla., due to complications of treatment for lung cancer.
Preceded in death by brother, Carl Anderson; sisters: Mabel Hein, Karen Pannek; stepson, Donald Olek.
Survived by loving husband of 38 years, Roger; son, Judd; granddaughter, Aleasha Ellingboe; grandson, Chaise Ellingboe; brother, Richard Anderson; sister, Donna Nichols; stepchildren, Jim and Laura Olek; step grandchildren: Jennifer Olek, Krista Olek, Kalli Olek, Kyle Olek, Nicole Neubert, Aly Olek, Elise Olek.
SERVICE: 2 p.m. Saturday, March 30, with visitation three hours prior to service and also Friday, 5 to 7 p.m., all in Kline Funeral Home, Pequot Lakes, Minn. Private burial Minnesota State Veteran's Cemetery, Camp Ripley.
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