Hartford, SD
March 17, 2024
Shary Muchow, 69, of Hartford, SD, passed away suddenly at her home on Sunday, March 17, 2024.
A funeral service was held at 1 pm on Saturday, March 23, 2024, at the Miller Westside Chapel with burial at the Trinity Lutheran Cemetery.
Born Shary Dee Waybright, daughter to James and Pearl (Kuhnes) Waybright, on August 28, 1954, in Mitchell, SD. She grew up in Wessington Springs, SD, and graduated high school in 1972. She earned a degree in journalism from South Dakota State University.
In 1985, Shary married the love of her life, Monte Muchow, in Vermillion, SD. She worked 25 years for the United States Postal Service in Sioux Falls, SD, before retiring in 2014. A huge Minnesota sports fan, she watched almost every Twins, Vikings, and Timberwolves game and loved to discuss how they were doing (good or bad) each season. Shary was a loving grandmother, who treasured every moment with her grandchildren, Mariah, Keira, Madalynn, and Weston.
Grateful for having shared her life are her husband, Monte; children, Jared Muchow (Shannon), Sturgis, SD, James Kelly Muchow, Duluth, MN, Jennifer Gilmore, Sioux Falls, SD; 4 grandchildren; sisters Debra Puffer (Randy), Hitchcock, SD; and Madonna Graanstra (Mike), Sioux Falls, SD. Shary was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Reina Jordan (Evan), and twin sister Mary Waybright.
For obituary and online registry please visit www.millerfh.com.
Funeral arrangements provided by Miller Funeral Home.