Sharon Chezik, 73, of Woodbury, MN, formerly of Wahpeton, ND, passed away Wednesday, August 10, 2022, at the University of Minnesota Fairview, in Minneapolis. Her memorial service will be held Saturday, August 27, 2022, at 12:30 p.m., with visitation and lunch starting at 11:00 a.m. at Vertin-Munson Funeral Home in Wahpeton. Burial to follow at Calvary Cemetery, Wahpeton. Jeanne Putnam will officiate.
Sharon Chezik was born December 7, 1948, to Robert and Mary (Janu) Chezik in Wahpeton, North Dakota. In 1963, the family moved to North St. Paul, where she graduated high school from North St. Paul Senior High. She was a data entry specialist at 1st National Bank of St. Paul, and eventually retired from the 3M Corportaion as an office administrator.
Sharon was the quietest of all eight siblings, but did enjoy her family. She kept mementos of all the different activities her neices and nephews participated in, along with other newspaper articles. Her favorite hobbies were needlepoint, cross-stitch, and taking the occasional trip. Her most memorable trips were to Hawaii and Brazil. While in Brazil, she was able to take a boat tour down the Amazon River while taking in all the other sights.
Sharon is survived by her siblings, Roger (Marcy) Chezik, Willmar, MN, Rodney (Roberta) Chezik, Denver, CO, Gerald (Ginger) Chezik, Plymouth, MN, Cathy (Fred) Hemquist, Alexandria, MN, Bob (Jill) Chezik, Afton, MN, Patricia Gaumitz, Hudson, WI, Steven (Terri) Chezik, Maplewood, MN; and 12 nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Mary Chezik; and brother in law, Jim Gaumitz.