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Carol Byrge (Lanham)

Obituary for Carol I. Lanham

Carol Ilene Lanham, age 73, of Reedsburg, passed away on January 28, 2016 at her residence in Reedsburg, WI. She was born on March 23, 1942 the daughter of Clifford G. and Laona A. (Brink) Byrge. She was united in marriage to Howard Eugene Lanham on November 4, 1961 at St. Frances Church in East Grand Forks, MN. They lived in Middleton for 30 years before moving to Reedsburg. Carol and Gene owned and operated Reedsburg Floral for many years. She enjoyed crafting, flower gardening and sharing that with her friends. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and playing cards with friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Howard ‘Gene’ Lanham on December 19, 2010; son, Brian on August 1, 2013 and brother-in-law, Elder White. Carol is survived by her children: Mark (Amy) Lanham of Middleton, Jeff Lanham of Sauk Prairie, Carrie (Jack) Arneson of Reedsburg; Daughter-in-law: Kathleen Lanham of Middleton; Grandchildren: Chris Lanham, Nicholas Lanham, Tyler, Zachary and Nicole Arneson, Maria and Kodiak Lanham and Luke Lanham; Sisters: Elaine White of Beaufort, NC, Sandra VonEschen of Reedsburg; Brother-in-law: James Lanham of Mesa, AZ Along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral services for Carol I. Lanham will be combined with her husband Howard Lanham and held on Sunday, January 31, 2016 at 3:00 P.M., at the Farber Funeral Home in Reedsburg with Pastor Mike Amburg officiating. Visitation will take place from 1:00 until the time of service on Sunday. There will be a private family burial in Mt. Vernon, WI. In lieu of flowers the family asks for donations be made to the Salvation Army. The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

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