Robert Lee Van Kirk, 74, of Sparta, lost a hard fought battle with cancer on Friday, May 27, 2022 at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center in La Crosse.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 am on Wednesday, June 1, 2022 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Sparta, with Father Eric Berns officiating. Burial will be in St. Patrick’s Catholic Cemetery, Sparta with the following serving as pallbearers: Jacob, Joshua, Matthew, and Mason Hampel, Benjamin Van Kirk, Brandon Kruger, and Trystan Schultz.

Visitation will be from 4pm to 7pm on Tuesday May 31, 2022 at Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home and Cremation, Sparta and 9 am to 10:45 on Wednesday at the funeral home.

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

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