Mark J. Hammes, 84, of Sparta, died Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Sparta, with Father Keith Kitzhaber officiating. Burial, with full military honors provided by VFW Post 2112, will be in the church cemetery.
Family and friends are invited to call from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Wednesday at Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta. There will be a rosary led by the Knights of Columbus at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Visitation will continue from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. on Thursday at the church. Online condolences may be offered at www.schanhoferfh.com
The Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta, is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.