In memory of

Shirley Fischer

October 26, 1934 - November 19, 2019
From: Carnarvon, IA
Shirley Fischer

Shirley Fischer

Born: October 26, 1934
Died: November 19, 2019
Age: 85
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   Shirley Fischer, age 85 of Carnarvon, IA, passed away on Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at the Good Samaritan Society in Holstein, IA.  Shirley LaVonne Vauble was born on October 26, 1934, in Sac County to parents Ray and Catherine (Steenblock) Vauble.  She grew up in Sac County where she attended country school.

   On March 10, 1957, Shirley was united in marriage to William Fischer at the First Christian Church in Sac City.  This union was blessed with five children: Carolyn, Bonnie, Patricia, Donald and Michael.  Shirley was a homemaker and enjoyed raising her children.  She was a member of the Tops group, liked to play cards, enjoyed going for walks and loved cats.  She will be dearly missed by all those who knew and loved her.

   Those left to cherish her memory include her husband, William Fischer of Carnarvon, IA; children: Michael Fischer (April Sondgeroth) of Carnarvon, IA, Carolyn (James) Gough of Woodward, IA, Bonnie Grunwald of Carroll, IA, and Patricia (Maxwell) Hicks of Crystal City, MO; grandchildren: Kari Stewart (friend Steve), Julie Hall, Robert Hall, Kelly (Erik) Whiton, James (Leah) Gough, Cody Grunwald, Cheyenne (Zachary) Brinson, Tyler (Lexi) Hicks, Eric Fischer, Emily Fischer, Ethan Fischer, and Adam Denney; great-grandchildren: Aaron, Zachary, Anthony, Nathan, Austin, Colton, Ashley, Caleb, Jordyn, Hudson, Greyson, Mason, Skyler, and Makayla; great-great-grandchildren: Athena, Karli, Emma, and Wyatt; brother Larry (Bonnie) Vauble; sisters: Sharon Lamaak, Linda Corrin, and Beverly (Raymond) Sowards; brothers-in-law: John (Micki) Fischer, Keith Dixon, and Robert Collins; sister-in-law Kay Fischer; many nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends. 

   Shirley was preceded in death by her son, Donald Fischer; parents Ray and Catherine Vauble; brother Gerald; sisters: Mary (Ira) Oldnettle, Sandy (Gilbert) Miller, and Peggy Weilenman; brothers-in-law: Raymond Corrin and Raymond Fischer; sisters-in-law: Margaret Dixon and Alice Collins. 



Funeral Service
1:30 p.m., Saturday
November 23, 2019
Emmanuel Presbyterian Church
Carnarvon, Iowa
5:00 - 7:00 p.m., Friday
November 22, 2019
Farber & Otteman Funeral Home
Lake View, Iowa
Immanuel Presbyterian Cemetery
Carnarvon, Iowa


Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 2:26 PM
“Dear Fischer Family, I was sorry to hear of Shirley's death. We so enjoyed seeing you at the Library”
- Nancy Domino
Friday, November 22, 2019 at 3:10 PM
“Deepest sympathies to all of Shirley's family”
- Tami Auen
Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 10:18 AM
“so sorry to hear of Shirley passing your all in my thoughts and prayers. ”
- david Grunwald
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