Sharlene L. (Bahr) Hieronimus

August 27, 1942 ~ July 24, 2022 (age 79)


Sharlene L. Hieronimus, 79, died Sunday, July 24, 2022, at the Benedictine Living Community, Wausau. She was born August 27, 1942, to Elvin and Agnes (Tank) Bahr. She was baptized at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Taegesville, Wisconsin. On June 2, 1962, she married Roger G. Hieronimus at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Town of Stettin and he preceded her in death on December 7, 2008. 

She worked for Wausau Insurance/Nationwide/Liberty for 39 years, retiring as Manager of Financial Controls and Risk Manager. After her retirement, she was called back as a consultant for approximately two years. In retirement she pursued a degree of the Lay School of Ministry serving Trinity of Stettin and St. Peters of Hamburg from 2008 thru December 2021. 

Survivors are daughters: Lori Frey and her husband Rick Gomoll and Jennifer Hieronimus; grandchildren Megan, Jacob, Hannah, Alyssa, and Cale; sisters Sharon Kautzman and Sandra (Bruce) Seefeld; brother-in-law Don (Lyn) Hieronimus; aunt Darlene Gutknecht; friend Barb Cody 

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, in-laws Ervin and Elsie Hieronimus, sister-in-law Jean (Joe) Ginzinger and brothers-in-law James Hieronimus and Dan Kautzman and special friend Darrel Jahnke. 

Visitation will be held from 10:00 A.M. until the time of services at 12:00 P.M. at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church of Stettin 232280 N 120th Avenue, Wausau on Saturday, August 20, 2022. Burial will take place in Zion Lutheran Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be given to Trinity Lutheran Church of Stettin or Greater Wausau Christian Services. 

A special thank you to the staff at Benedictine Living Community for the loving care that was given to our Mom.

My life has been a tapestry between my Lord and me. 

Helke Funeral Home is assisting the family. 

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August 20, 2022

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church of Stettin 232280 N 120th Avenue (Wausau)
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August 20, 2022

12:00 PM
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church of Stettin 232280 N 120th Avenue (Wausau)
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