American Veteran 09

Steven "Woody" Forsythe

March 9, 1952 ~ April 10, 2020 (age 68)

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Steven “Woody” Forsythe age 68, of New Lisbon WI., died on April 10, 2020 at his home.  Steve was the son of Lloyd and Arretta (Babcock) Forsythe and was born on March 9th, 1952 in Mauston, WI.  Steve served in the United States Air Force for 2 years.  Steve married Laurie Nitke on March 28th, 1988 in Mauston. 

Steve was a truck driver and later drove school bus for the Mauston School District.  He enjoyed motorcycles, racing, fishing, hunting, farming, playing guitar, singing, and spending time with his family and friends. 

Steve is survived by his wife Laurie of New Lisbon, son, Steven (Amanda) Forsythe of New Lisbon, Grandchildren, Cameron, Savannah and Emberlee, brothers, Tim (Barb) of Mauston, Kellon Forsythe, sister, Bonnie Airestock of N.C., Sister-in-law Judy Forsythe of New Lisbon and by many other relatives and friends.  He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Lloyd “Butch” and Stuart “Stu”, sister, Gloria Johnson-Forsythe and a good friend Robert “Bobby” Benson. 

A private Graveside Service will take place on Saturday April 18, 2020 at the Trinity Lutheran Cemetery.  Pastor Ray Anderson presiding.  A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. The Hare Funeral Home in New Lisbon is assisting the family with arrangements.  Online condolences available at

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