Sharon J. Knoeck, 74, Marathon died Wednesday, June 15, 2022, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.
She was born February 2, 1948, in Wausau, daughter of the late Roger and Marie (Rader) Boehm. On May 15, 1971, she married Ivan Knoeck at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Marathon. He survives.
In her earlier years, Sharon worked at Marathon Cheese. She later went on to farm with her husband Ivan in the town of Cassel. Some of her favorite pastimes included tending to her flowers, gardening, cooking, baking, canning and being a proud homemaker. Sharon enjoyed spending time with her family and was especially proud to be a grandmother of 5.
Survivors include her husband, Ivan Knoeck, children, Joel (Katherine) Knoeck, Marathon, Paula (Dean) Walters, Merrill and Glenn (Lindsey) Knoeck, Marathon, 5 grandchildren, Daisy, Frederick, Nicholas, Emily and Addison Knoeck and many cousins.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 20, 2022, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Marathon. The Rev. Msgr. Joseph Diermeier will preside. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Visitation will be held on Monday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of services all at the church. Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home, Marathon is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.petersonkraemer.com