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Welcome to the memorial page for

Robert "Stick" L. Stickney

August 22, 2017

The Piano Brothers

 

Robert “Stick” L. Stickney, 76, of Chippewa Falls, and formerly of Sparta, died Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Chippewa Falls. He was born May 29, 1941 in Palmyra, Ohio. Stick moved to Kendall, WI at an early age and graduated from Royal High School with the class of 1960. He moved to Sparta in 1965 and worked at Northern Engraving for over 41 years until his retirement. Stick loved all things sports. He attended all the Sparta High School sporting events and was an umpire for women’s softball. Stick enjoyed watching Packers football and Brewers baseball.

Stick is survived by his brother, Richard H. Stickney, of Sparta; his sister, Joan Leum, of La Crosse; his nephew, Brian Leum and his daughters, Ashlee and Autumn, all of Rock Springs, WY.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mildred Stickney.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 25, 2017 at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Sparta, with Rev. John Meyer officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Family and friends are invited to call from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, at the Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta, and at the church on Friday, from 10 a.m. until the time of services. Online condolences may be offered to Stick’s family at www.schanhoferfh.com.

I lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 419 Jefferson Avenue, Sparta, WI 54656.

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


 Service Information

Visitation
Thursday
August 24, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home
106 W. Franklin St.
Sparta, WI 54656

Visitation
Friday
August 25, 2017

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. John's Ev. Lutheran Church
419 Jefferson Ave.
Sparta, WI 54656

Funeral Service
Friday
August 25, 2017

11:00 AM
St. John's Ev. Lutheran Church
419 Jefferson Ave.
Sparta, WI 54656

Committal
Friday
August 25, 2017

12:00 PM
St. John's Ev. Lutheran Cemetery
corner of Jefferson Ave. and Faith Street
Sparta, WI 54656

Luncheon
Friday
August 25, 2017

12:30 PM
St. John's Ev. Lutheran Church
419 Jefferson Ave.
Sparta, WI 54656


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