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Donald E. Fisher

 
August 18, 1921 - November 25, 2019
 

Donald E. Fisher, 98, of Springfield, died at 4:40 pm, Monday, November 25, 2019 at his home. He was born on August 18, 1921 in Loami, Illinois to Frank W. and Hazel Esther (Colburn) Fisher. He married Audrey Hobbs on August 25, 1951 and she preceded him in death on July 14, 2005. He was also preceded in death by his parents, brother, Kendall Allen Fisher and sister, Loretta Miller.

He is survived by two daughters, Judith (Alan) Anderson of Denver, CO and Connie S. (John) Enlow of Riverton, IL; two grandchildren, Eric (Sarah) Enlow and Courtney Enlow; two great-grandchildren, Juliane and Jack Hall and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Donald served in the United States Coast Guard during WWII from 1942-46 in the South Pacific. He was a member of Douglas Avenue United Methodist Church. He worked as a legal assistant for Chicago and Illinois Midland Railroad, retiring in 1981 and was a longtime salesman for Modern Woodmen Insurance of America. He loved vacationing in Hawaii with Audrey annually for 35 years.

Visitation: 9-11 am, Saturday, November 30, 2019 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield, Illinois.

Funeral Service: 11 am, Saturday, November 30, 2019 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield, Illinois with Reverend Margaret Ann Jessup officiating. Burial will follow at Sulphur Springs Cemetery in Loami, IL where military honors will be conducted.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, November 30, 2019

Time: 09:00 am

End Time: 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Saturday, November 30, 2019

Time: 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, November 30, 2019

Sulphur Springs Cemetery

Address:

Sulphur Springs Rd, Loami, IL,

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the Land of Lincoln Honor Flight.


Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, November 30, 2019

Time: 09:00 am

End Time: 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Saturday, November 30, 2019

Time: 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, November 30, 2019

Sulphur Springs Cemetery

Address:

Sulphur Springs Rd, Loami, IL,

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the Land of Lincoln Honor Flight.


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