Thursday, February 21st

Obituaries

Sharon Lee Kersting, 77, of Pigeon Falls, WI (formerly of Northfield, WI) passed away on February 4, 2019 at Pigeon Falls Health Care Center.

an Street, Hixton, WI) with Pastor David Christianson officiating.

Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home.

Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home of Hixton is assisting the family with arrangements.

Curtis “Curt” Brown, 53, of Sparta, died Sunday, February 3, 2018 at his home.


A memorial service will be held from 3-3:30 p.m. on Friday, February 8, at the Leon Community Center, with Reverend Randy Williamson officiating. Following the service, there will be a Celebration of Life until 7 p.m. Online condolences may be offered to the Brown family at www.schanhfoerfh.com.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be sent to either the Leon Community Center and/or Sparta Area Cancer Support (SACS).

The family would like to thank the Gundersen-Lutheran Oncology and the Gundersen-Lutheran Hospice Team for the care provided to Curt.

The Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Beverly Solberg, 92, of Ettrick, passed away Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at Gundersen Health System.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, February 11th at 11:00 a.m. at French Creek Lutheran Church, N23007 County Rd T, Ettrick. Pastor Anna Sorenson will officiate and burial will be in the French Creek Lutheran Church Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family at the church on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until time of services. The Dickinson Family Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Russell James Bringe, age 76, of Holmen, Wisconsin, passed away Monday, February 4, 2019, at his daughter’s home near Holmen.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 9, 2019, 1:00 p.m. at the Halfway Creek Lutheran Church, W6016 County Rd W, Holmen, WI, 54636. Sister Becky Swanson will officiate. Burial will be held at a later date at the Halfway Creek Lutheran Church Cemetery. Family and friends are invited for visitation Saturday, February 9, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the church. The Torkelson Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.

Ida Mae (Garves) Isensee, 91, of Sparta, passed away February 3, 2019 at the Morrow Memorial Home, Sparta.


A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, February 7, at the Lanham-Schanhfoer Funeral Home, Sparta, with Reverend Mark Benning officiating. Burial will follow Mt. Hope Cemetery, Sparta.

Visitation for Ida Mae will be at the funeral home on Wednesday, from 4-6 p.m. and on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of services. Online condolences may be sent to the Isensee family at www.schahoferfh.com.

The Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta, is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.