Sharon K. Nienkark

Apr 19, 2019
Nienkark, Sharon


1:00 p.m. Monday, April 22, 2019 at Garden View Chapel


Garden of Memories Cemetery     


to the family


Sharon K. Nienkark, 80, of Waterloo, IA died Friday, April 19, 2019 at the Deery Suites of the Western Home Communities of natural causes.  She was born November 27, 1938 in Waterloo, IA the daughter of Harold Stoddard and Iva Juanita Bingham Houck.

Sharon graduated from Waterloo West High School in 1956.  She married Elmer W. Nienkark on December 31, 1964 at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Waterloo.  Sharon worked at Albee Printing Co and later for John Deere retiring in 1998.
Sharon was Past Secretary Polka Club of Iowa from 1974 to 1978, Cub Scout Den Mother from 1967 to 1972, active with nursing home musical group performances.

Survivors include her husband Elmer of Waterloo, two sons: Jeffrey (Jeannine) Reed of Harrison‚ AR and Dennis (Joni) Niedert of Mesa‚ AZ; step-son Gary Nienkark of Waterloo; step-daughter Peg (Gary) Liebsch of Waverly and step-son Jim (Kathie) Nienkark of Cedar Falls;  several grandchildren, several great grandchildren; two sisters: Janet Eldridge of Fremont‚ NE and Charli (Bruce) Pals of Waterloo; and a brother Al (Lynn) Houck of Hot Springs Village‚ AR

Preceded in death by her Parents, brother Kenneth Eldridge

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  1. Ron and Debbie Peck | Apr 21, 2019
    Thinking of all of you and sending our love. Heaven has gained another angel to watch over us. We were all blessed to have Aunt Sharon in our lives. She shared her love and joy with everyone that she met. We’ll miss her, but she’ll always remain in our hearts. Love and prayers to all of you. 

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