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Obituary for Carroll Lee Sandmire

Carroll L. Sandmire, 82, of St. Francis, WI, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at his home and he is now with his wife, Edna, forever.

Born in Richland Center, WI, on March 10, 1937, he was the son of the late Ray and Catherine Keane.

On July 2, 1960, he married Edna Mae Smoger in Milwaukee, WI; she preceded him in death on February 11, 2011.

Carroll was employed with the Chicago and Northwestern and then Union Pacific for over 33 years.

Survivors include his two sons, Raymond (Susan) Sandmire of Watertown, WI, and Michael A. (Patty) Sandmire of Smyrna, TN; sisters-in-law, Kathleen (Dennis) Keitel of Kenosha and Nancy Smoger of Kenosha; and brother-in-law, David Smoger of Kenosha. He is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Harold A. and Lila Smoger; and brother-in-law, Harold C. “Butch” Smoger.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 25th, at Proko Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 26th, at the funeral home at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Oakdale Cemetery in Zion, IL. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.

Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
5111-60th Street
Kenosha, WI 53144
Phone: (262) 654-3533
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