Sharon Lynn Wenberg (Day)

Sharon Lynn Wenberg (Day) has died. Sharon was born June 21, 1942, in Springfield, to Donald and Susan Day.

Sharon moved to Batavia with her parents from Texas after World War II. She graduated from Batavia High School in 1960 and from the Evanston Hospital School of Nursing in 1963.

On Sept. 14, 1963, she married Lawrence Wenberg and spent two years working at a hospital in Pacific Grove, Calif., while Larry served in the Army at Fort Ord. Sharon and Larry lived in Batavia, St. Charles, and finally in Geneva.

In 1965, she started at Geneva Community Hospital in pediatrics, where she worked for 21 years, followed by nine years at Delnor Hospital. From 1997 until 2010, Sharon worked at Kane Cardiology in Geneva before she retired to spend time with family and friends.

Sharon is survived by her three sons Brian (Kathryn), Brent, and Kevin (Sara) and seven grandchildren Angela, Kathryn, William, Olivia, Gage, Koen, and Luka. She was preceded in death by her parents, Donald and Susan Day, her sister Karen, and her husband Larry.

Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, at Christ Community Church 37W100 Bolcum Road St. Charles.

To leave an online condolence or remembrance to the family, visit the funeral homes obituary page at For information, please call Yurs Funeral Home of St. Charles, 630-584-0060.
Published in Kane County Chronicle on Jan. 4, 2013