August 23, 1943 - November 15, 2015


A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. on Friday, November 20, 2015 at St. Mary’s Cathedral Lower Church for Sharron K. Schlagel, age 72 of St. Cloud who died on Sunday, November 15, 2015 at her home. Reverend Scott Pogatchnik will officiate. Interment will take place at Assumption Cemetery.

Visitation will be after 9:30 a.m. on Friday at the church. Arrangements were by the Daniel Funeral Home, St. Cloud.

Sharron was born August 23, 1943 in Baldwin, Wisconsin to William and DeLores (Mulvanney) Schlagel. She was raised in Watkins until she moved to St. Cloud in 1962. Sharron graduated from St. Cloud State University in 1965 with a degree in Kindergarten and Elementary Education and earned a Master’s degree in 1972. She taught in White Bear Lake for five years. Sharron taught at Sauk Rapids-Rice School District #47 for 34 years, retiring in 1999. She was a member of Minnesota Retired Educators Association, National Retired Educators Association, Women’s Bowling Association, an accompanist for the St. Cloud Area Fun Singers, St. Mary’s Cathedral Parish, and volunteered at the St. Cloud Hospital Gift Shop for 14 years.

Sharron is survived by her brother, Arlan (Vi) of Clearwater; nieces and nephew, Lisa (Rick) Gregovich of Chesapeake, Virginia, Lori (Al) Schlien of Sauk Rapids, Leah (Andy) Hagert of Foley and Robin (Tammy) Burton of Sauk Rapids; friend, Jim Paulick of St. Cloud; and her dog, Sparky.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and her sister, Sandra (Duane) Burton.

Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers to the Tri-County Humane Society.