Sharon Meixner 1939–2019 Rochester—Sharon Lee Meixner, age 80, of Owatonna, passed away, surrounded by family, November 2, 2019 at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester. Sharon was born July 7, 1939 to parents Harold and Albertina (Bartles) Anderson in Owatonna. She graduated from Owatonna High School in 1957. Sharon married Bob Meixner Sept 6, 1958 in Owatonna. Sharon worked at Jostens until the children were born. After they were old enough, she returned to Jostens until she retired in 1992. In retirement she volunteered and did daycare for her grandchildren. She enjoyed reading books, listening to Elvis, and keeping a clean house, but most of all she enjoyed being with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Sharon is survived by her husband of 61 years, Bob; children, Terri (George) Chapple, Owatonna, Steve (Laurie) Meixner, Waseca, Jill (Jack Bingham) Meixner, Eden Prairie; 10 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren; brother, James Anderson, Sun City West, AZ. She was preceded in death by parents. A private family service will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers memorials are preferred to Homestead Hospice House: Patient Care Fund, Owatonna Public Library, Owatonna Food Shelf and the Alzheimer's Association. For more information or to leave an online condolence message go to www.brick-megerfunealhome.com.