May 13, 1959-Oct. 8, 2018
Shari Reisdorff, 59, of David City, died Oct. 8, 2018, in Racine, Minnesota.
Funeral will be at 10 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 15, with viewing from 9-10 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in David City. Viewing will also be held from 4-5:30 on Oct. 14 at Chermok Funeral Home with a 5:30 p.m. rosary service. Burial will be at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery. Memorials have been suggested to Butler County Historical Society, Owl's Club, or Hruska Public Library.
Sharon 'Shari' was born May 13, 1959, to Lumir and Martha (Laska) Krepel, in Columbus. She graduated from Columbus High School in 1977, and then graduated from Kearney State College with a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism in 1981. Shari was united in marriage to James Reisdorff on Aug. 31, 1996, in Columbus. They lived in Columbus until 2001, then moved to David City. Shari was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Girl Scouts, Chi Omega Sorority, Owl's Club, Butler County Historical Society, and the Daughter's of Union Veterans (DUV). She really liked her cats, collecting books, watching figure skating, learning about history, shopping, and going on road-trips to train shows with her husband.
Shari worked for the Chadron Record, Russ's Market and Walgreen's in her younger years. She was also a camp counselor for the Girl Scouts. Shari spent 12 years as the feature writer for the Banner Press, and then worked with her husband at South Platte Press as the office manager.
She is survived by her husband Jim Reisdorff of David City; mother Martha Aerni of Columbus; brother Terry Krepel of Columbus; sister Deborah (Tom) Mohning of Columbus; nephews Tony Murphy, John (Emily) Murphy, T.J.(Kim) Mohning; great-nieces Adeline and Sophia Mohning; uncle Leo Laska, brother-in-law John Reisdorff, sisters-in-law Joan (Corkey) Tomlin, Nancy (Mike) Scullion, Janie (Gordon) Harting; and many cousins.
Shari is preceded in death by her step-father Russell Aerni, cousin Bruce Laska, and uncles Bernard Laska and Jim Laska.