July 16, 1945 - July 17, 2009
BENKELMAN -- Sharon Catherine Reiman, of Benkelman, died Friday (July 17, 2009) at Heritage of Wauneta, inWauneta.
She was born July 16, 1945, in Benkelman at Premer Hospital to Gilbert and Arlene (Felt) Reiman and was baptized into the Catholic faith. Her first eight years were spent at home on the family farm north of Benkelman, she then entered the State Home for Children in Beatrice, where she resided for many years. In May of 1993, she was moved to Heritage of Wauneta where she lived until her death.
She had many friends while living in Wauneta.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Ronald Reiman, both sets of grandparents and several uncles and aunts.
Survivors include her parents, Gilbert and Arlene Reiman of Benkelman; sisters, Bonnie Straub and husband, Dave of St. Francis and Barbara Pinkerton and husband, Dennis of Benkelman; brother, Joseph Reiman and special friend, Ardith Tracy of Benkelman; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial was today at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Benkelman with the Rev. Fr. Sean Redmond officiating. Interment followed services at the Benkelman Cemetery.
In lieu of usual remembrances, memorials may be given in her name to Heritage of Wauneta, P.O. Box 520, Wauneta, NE 69043.
Arrangements are under the direction of Forch Funeral Chapel of Benkelman.