(10/8/13) Ron "Spooner" D. Baird, 61, of Sparta passed away Monday, October 7, 2013 at Gundersen Health System, La Crosse.
A memorial service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at the Congregational United Church of Christ, Sparta, with Reverend Sue Keller officiating. A luncheon will follow at Jake's Northwoods.
Family and friends are invited to call on Thursday from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta, and on Friday at the church from 10 a.m. until time of services. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given for the new Sparta Aquatic Center or Congregational UCC. Online condolences may be offered at www.schanhoferfh.com
The Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta, is assisting the family with arrangements.