Sharon Schmudlach
1945 - 2021
January 12, 1945
January 2, 2021

Schmudlach, Sharon L. (Gilson)

STOUGHTON - Sharon L. (Gilson) Schmudlach, age 75, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021, at Skaalen Home in Stoughton. She was born Jan. 12, 1945, in Stoughton, to the late Loy and Viola Gilson. Sharon is a graduate of Stoughton High School and attended beauty school after that. Sharon married Roger P. Schmudlach on April 22, 1967.

Sharon worked for over 40 years as a beautician at Betty's Boutique and B & K Hair Designers in Stoughton. She loved spending time with her family and grandchildren, enjoyed playing euchre, was a cat lover, and was always up for a trip to the casino.

Sharon is survived by her daughters, Tammy (Rich) Smithback and Jennifer Schmudlach; grandchildren, Austin, Arin and Emma Smithback; brother, Lynn (Linda) Martin; and is further survived by nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her stepfather, Harold Eldred; and her husband, Roger Schmudlach.

Sharon will be laid to rest next to her husband at Lutheran Cemetery South.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

Thank you to the staff at Skaalen Home and also at Agrace HospiceCare.

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Cress Funeral & Cremation Service

206 W. Prospect, Stoughton

(608) 873-9244

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So sorry to hear the passing of your mother,grandmother and my best friend since high school. I just bought her a funny birthday card yesterday and received the sad news this morning. May she Rest In Peace, I loved her and she will be missed. So many good times.
Rita walker
January 6, 2021
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January 6, 2021