Kristy Jo Persinger

Ellen Agerbak Anderson

Kristy Jo Persinger, 56, of Richland Center, WI, died Friday, March 11, 2016 at the UW Hospital in Madison. She was born on January 22, 1960 in Richland Center the daughter of Donna Lea Lisney. Kristy graduated from Richland Center High School in 1978. After graduation she worked as a CNA at Pine Valley Healthcare, Golden Living Riverdale, Lori Knapp as a Healthcare Coordinator. Kristy married Tom Persinger on September 24, 1994 in Richland Center. Together they enjoyed camping in Muscoda by the Wisconsin River. Kristy enjoyed spending time with family, friends and her dog Callie. She was looking forward to picking up her new puppy Bailey.

Kristy is survived by her husband Tom Persinger of Richland Center, WI; mother: Donna Lea McCauley of Richland Center, WI; brother: Kirk R.(Raina)McCauley Columbus, WI; sister: Kammi K. (Darren) Bradley of Edgewood, NM; father and mother in law: Darrell Waneta Persinger Richland Center, WI; special friends: Diane Collins Siemandel, Eric Siemandel, and Kaitlyn Collins; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Kristy is preceded in death by her dad Reginald McCauley, and her grandparents Ole and Maggie Lisney.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00AM on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at the Pratt Memorial Chapel with Pastor Craig Peach officiating. Burial will follow in the Five Points Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Monday, March 14, 2016 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the Pratt Memorial Chapel and again on March 15, 2016 from 10:00 AM until the service at 11:00 AM. The Pratt Funeral and Cremation Service is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at