Carolyn Harshman

February 2, 1942 ~ April 23, 2021 (age 79)



Carolyn Harshman, age 79, of Woodville, Wisconsin died Friday, April 23, 2021 at Park View Home in Woodville.

Gathering of family and friends:  POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

Carolyn was born February 2, 1942 to William and Lydia (Foss) Berget at Horse Creek in Polk County, Wisconsin.  She attended St. Croix Falls High School and graduated with the Class of 1961.  On September 25, 1965 she married Clarence ‘Lars’ Harshman and was blessed with one daughter Lana.

Carolyn was a kind, giving, and caring person and was reflected in her work.  She cared for many people as a CNA at the Baldwin Nursing Home and at Spring Valley Home Health.  She loved to visit with family  and friends and truly enjoyed helping others. She loved to give everyone nicknames, from the time she was a kid. She also was a huge animal lover, especially dogs.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Clarence; brothers Ervin Swenson and wife Marjie; Earl Swenson; Leonard Swenson and wife Mabel; sisters: Lois (Jim) Krasses and Grace (Ceylon) Isaacson; and her very special friend Kenneth Miller.

Survivors include her daughter Lana (Bill) Cook; sister Helen McCourt; Ken’s daughter Jenise (Mike) Fritz; other relatives and friends.

Gathering of family and friends will be on Thursday, April 29 from 4-7 p.m. at Keehr Funeral Home, Spring Valley.  Masks and social distancing required.

Carolyn’s family would like to express their appreciation to  the staff at Parkview Home for the great care and love they have given her.


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Gathering of Family and Friends
April 29, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Keehr Funeral Home
S604 Plant Street PO Box 426
Spring Valley, WI 54767

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