Sharon C. Fouks, age 81 of Deer Park, WI, died Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at the Glenhaven Nursing Home in Glenwood City, WI.
Sharon Catherine Fouks was born on December 8, 1932, on her family’s farm near Connorsville, WI, the daughter of Bert and Selma (Halvorson) Stoner. She attended country school and graduated from Glenwood City High School in 1950. Sharon was united in marriage to Herbert H. Fouks on June 21, 1950 at the Methodist Church in Connorsville. Together they raised four children; Sally, Trudie, Kiym and Derrick and operated a dairy farm in rural Deer Park for many years. After Herb retired in 1990, they moved to and made their home in Amery, WI. She was an active member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Deer Park for many years. In her spare time, Sharon enjoyed cleaning house, doing crafts, flowers, and garage sales. She especially loved spending time with her family and friends.
Sharon is preceded in death by her husband, Herb; her parents, Bert and Selma Stoner; brother, Jerry Stoner; sister, Avis Swenby; infant son; and infant granddaughter, Shannon Fouks and many relatives and friends.
Sharon is survived by daughters & son: Sally (Eugene) Leo of Little Canada, MN, Trudie (Lionel) Chernak of Boyceville, WI, Kiym Dombrock of Haines, AK, Derrick (Ilona) Fouks of Deer Park, WI; grandchildren: Jessica Fouks, Brandon Fouks, Nathan (Sam) Fouks, Cameron Fouks, Aaron (Nina) Leo, Matthew Leo (Rod), & John Leo, Danny (Becky) Chernak & Amy (Matt) Schauer, Ryan (Bree) Dombrock and Royce (Lexi) Dombrock; great-grandchildren: Charlie and Annabelle Chernak, Kash and Zane Dombrock; Quinn Leo, and two more on the way; sister: Sandra (Dave) Klatt of Downing; brothers- and sisters-in-law Florence Jurisch of Amery, WI, Francis (Yvonne) Fouks of Deer Park, WI, Stanley (Charlotte) Fouks of Deer Park, WI, Mildred Brodberg of Glenwood City, WI, Karen Stoner of Downing, WI.
Funeral Services will be at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 from St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Deer Park, WI. Visitation will be at the church on Wednesday from 1 – 3 p.m. Rev. John A. Wilman will be officiating and music will be provided by Joanne Schroeder.
Casket Bearers will be Jessica Fouks, Brandon Fouks, Nathan Fouks, Cameron Fouks, Aaron Leo, Matthew Leo, and John Leo, Danny Chernak and Amy Schauer, Ryan Dombrock and Royce Dombrock.
Interment will be at the Calvary Cemetery in Deer Park, WI