FAIRMONT - Funeral services for Keith R. Fisher, 75, of Fairmont, will be 1 p.m. Friday, May 2, 2014, at Nazareth Lutheran Church in Armstrong, Iowa, with Pastor Vance Toivonen officiating. Interment will be in Armstrong Grove Cemetery, Armstrong.
Keith passed away on Monday, April 28, 2014, at Goldfinch Estates in Fairmont. Visitation will be one hour prior to services Friday at the church.
Keith R. Fisher was born Feb. 22, 1939, in Osseo, Minn., the son of Lowell and Faye (Knobel) Fisher. He graduated from Robbinsdale, Minn., High School. Keith then attended St. Cloud State University. On May 21, 1960, Keith was united in marriage to Jeannine Dreyer. Keith was employed with Tafco in Blue Earth, Minn., for many years, serving as Vice President of Sales, retiring in 2009. For hobbies, Keith enjoyed weather reporting for Blue Earth and the state of Minnesota; ham radio; singing; photography; trap shooting; and flying his own airplane. Keith was a member of the Church of Nazarene, Ham Radio Club and Lions Club.
Left to cherish Keith's life is his wife, Jeannine; children, Michael (Roxanne Frandle) Fisher of Zimmerman, Minn., Mark (Kim) Fisher of St. Louis Park, Minn., and Sandra (Dan) Whitesell of Swea City, Iowa; grandchildren, Nicolle and Jeremiah "J.D" Fisher, Garrett and Christian Whitesell; step-grandchildren, Michael Whitesell and Alyssa Hovick; step great-granddaughter, Alexis Hovick; brother, Lowell (Joy) Fisher; and sister, Candace (Col-Cliffton) Daniel.
Keith was preceded in death by his parents.