Gloria M. Fischer, 80, formerly of Lacon, passed peacefully and in the company of her family on March 25, 2016 at Unity Point Methodist Hospital in Peoria.
Born on February 9, 1936 to the late Martin and Helen Anderson Hattam, she married Norman Fischer on September 8, 1956 in Council Bluffs, IA. Norman died on February 10, 2015. Gloria was an active part of the United Church of Christ in every community in which they lived, most recently Lacon Congregational.
Gloria is survived by, son Daniel (Carla) Fischer of Morton; daughter Susan Sweeney of Denver, CO; grandchildren Matthew (Ashley), Michelle, and Megan Fischer, and Andrew and John Sweeney.
Cremation rites have been accorded and family will attend regular Sunday services at the Lacon Congregational United Church of Christ on April 10th and will receive guests afterwards there. Reverend Ross Wyman will officiate. A memorial service at St. John's United Church of Christ, Council Buffs, IA and burial in the Crestview Cemetery will be held May 21st.
Memorials can be made to her church. Online condolences can be left at lenzmemorialhome.com
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