Hamilton County


Donald Lee Fisher




Donald Lee Fisher was born June 18, 1927 to Ralph and Ethel Davis Fisher. He died Mar. 6, 2006 and is buried in Graceland Cemetery, Webster City, IA.

Donald served with the U.S. Army - 63rd Signal Operations Battalion in the European Theatre of Action.


Donald L. Fisher, 78, of Webster City, died Monday, March 6, 2006 at the Iowa Methodist Medical Center at Des Moines. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Faith United Methodist Church, with Rev. Michael Willer officiating. Burial will be in the Graceland Cemetery. Visitation will be at the church from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday and prior to the service on Thursday.

Donald Lee Fisher, son of Ralph and Ethel Davis Fisher, was born June 18, 1927 at Webster City. He attended Webster City schools. During W.W. II, he served with the U.S. Army - 63rd Signal Operations Battalion from August of 1945 to February of 1947. He served in the European Theatre of Action. On June 30, 1950, he married Mary Lou Jones at the First Federated Church at Jewell. The couple resided in Webster City. He worked at Maudlin Construction from 1941 to 1992, retiring in 1992 as operations superintendent. The couple continued to reside in Webster City.

Donald is survived by his wife, Mary Lou, son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Deb Fisher of Waterloo; daughter and son-in-law, Roberta and Pete Schnell of Webster City; grandchildren, Ryan and Jody Pruismann; Rhett Pruismann; Ralissa Pruismann; Andrea Fisher; Bethany Fisher and Chelsie Fisher; brother and sister-in-law, Alvin (Buster) and Bernie Fisher of Fort Dodge; sister, Mary Jane Grove of Webster City; several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Rebecca Ann Fisher in 1952 and his parents; brothers, Richard and Harold Fisher; sisters, Margie McConnell; Betty Biggs; Barbara Combs and Helen Anderson.

He was a member of the Faith United Methodist Church.

~Daily Freeman Journal, Webster City, IA - Mar. 8, 2006

Source: ancestry.com