Shullsburg Obituaries
Sharman Thuren
Sharman Thuren, age 63 of Shullsburg, WI passed away Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at her home. She was born May 13, 1952 the daughter of Dale and Billie (Swafford) Thuren. Sharman graduated from Sherrard High School in 1970 and later went on to receive her Masters Degree in Education. She taught high school drama at Elk Grove High in Illinois and briefly taught at the University of Dubuque.

Sharman is survived by a nephew: Dale (Erica) Melchin of West Liberty, IA; and a Niece: Shawna Melchin of Freeport, IL; and best friend Gail McCullough of Milan, IL. She was preceded in death by her parents; sister: Shannon Melchin; brother-in-law: Thomas Melchin; and her loving dog Leo.

Sharman was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church in Shullsburg. She preformed, directed, and adapted many plays. Sharman taught hundreds of individuals during her time as an educator. She was active in the community both on a voluntary and personal basis. Sharman was someone who supremely cared about people and had many friends. Sharman will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by her family and friends.

A memorial service will be held Friday, June 19, 2015 at 11:00 A.M. at Shullsburg Centenary United Methodist Church (226 W. Church St, Shullsburg) with Rev. Larry Hakes of Darlington United Methodist Church officiating. A visitation will be held from 10:00 A.M. until the time of services the at church. The Erickson Funeral Home in Shullsburg is serving the family. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ericksonfuneralhome.com.

For those who prefer, a memorial fund has been established in Sharman’s name.
Calvin Greenfield III
Calvin Greenfield III, age 52 of Shullsburg, WI passed away Sunday, May 31, 2015 at his home. He was born February 21, 1963 the son of Calvin and Esther (Pelot) Greenfield Jr. Calvin graduated from Clayton High School in 1981. Following his graduation, Calvin moved to Platteville, WI where he lived for many years and worked as a golf cart mechanic at Wilwerts in Dubuque, IA. In 1999 he moved with his family to Fond Du Lac, WI and in 2001 they moved to Monroe where he worked as a golf cart mechanic at Eagle Ridge Golf Course in Galena, IL. In 2008 he began working at the Shullsburg Creamery.

Calvin is survived by his mother: Esther Greenfield of Belvedere, SC; three children: Cody Groskreutz, Michelle and Megan Greenfield all of Shullsburg; one brother: Gerald (Annette Sheriff) Greenfield of Clovis, CA; two sisters: Kay Cervetti and Sue Duhrkopf both of Iowa; three nieces: Nicci (Jeff Gleason) Millin, Kayla and Courtney Greenfield. He is preceded in death by his father, Calvin, on March 16, 1998.

Calvin loved working with computers. He will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by his family and friends.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 6, 2015 at 11:00 A.M. at Centenary United Methodist Church (226 W. Church Street, Shullsburg) with Rev. Jeffrey A. Meyer officiating. Military graveside rites will be accorded by McCann-Richards American Legion Post #105 of Shullsburg. A visitation will be held Saturday, June 6, 2015 from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service at church. The Erickson Funeral Home in Shullsburg is serving the family. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ericksonfuneralhome.com.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Calvin’s name.
Timothy J. Leahy
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