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Shannon Steppert-Benes

June 15, 1981 — December 16, 2022



Shannon Steppert-Benes, age 41, of Weston, passed away on Friday, December 16, 2022, at Marshfield Medical Center in Weston, WI. 

She was born in Wausau on June 15, 1981, daughter of Scot and Vicki (Sillars) Steppert.  Shannon had a great love of nature and enjoyed camping and swimming.  She was a Pagan and practicing Wiccan. From the time she was a small girl, she always loved fairies. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. 

She is survived by her mother, Vicki Steppert of Weston; child, Silver Steppert of Weston; two sons, Devlin and Charles James Benes, both of Wausau; three grandchildren, Hope, Nova and Sage plus one more “on the way”; her brother, Mike Steppert of Weston, and special friend, Veronica Leonard and her son Anthony of Wittenberg. 

She was preceded in death by her father, Scot Steppert, and maternal grandparents, Arlene and Chuck Sillars. 

Private services have been held.  Brainard Funeral Home Wausau Chapel assisted the family with arrangements. 

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