October 11, 1923 – Saturday, February 28, 2009
Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted
Tuesday, March 3, 2009
Amelia S. Fisher, age 85, of Winsted passed away on Saturday, February 28, 2009 at St. Mary’s Care Center in Winsted. She was born on October 11, 1923 in Heron Lake, Minnesota the daughter of Louis J. & Mary Heger Voit. On October 8, 1946, Amelia S. Voit & John L. Fisher were joined in holy marriage at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Heron Lake, Minnesota. God blessed their marriage with nine children. She was a faithful member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted and its C.C.W. Amelia also belonged to the American Legion and V.F.W. Auxiliaries. Survived by children: Mary Kappel of Otsego, Robert (Terrisa) Fisher of Wayzata, Theresa (Paul) Otto of Winsted, Patrick (Darla) Fisher of Delano, Anthony “Tony” (Debi) Fisher of Cloquet, Colleen (Joseph) Carlson of Winsted, Denise (Jerome) Stoll of Hutchinson, Daniel (Debbie) Fisher of Winsted and Steven Fisher of Marshall; twenty seven grandchildren, forty two great-grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.
Preceded in death by husband: John L. Fisher in 1982, a grandson: Johnny Dostal, a son-in-law: Bob Kappel, her parents and by thirteen brothers & sisters. A Mass of Christian Burial for Amelia Fisher was held at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, March 3rd at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. Father William A. Sprigler was the Celebrant. Interment followed at Holy Trinity Cemetery. Readers were Jodi Gruenwald and Debi Drusch.
Gift Bearers were: Bridget Clark, Jamie Rubenzer, Shillie Fisher and Amelia’s other grandchildren.
A visitation was held on Monday, March 2nd from 4-8 P.M. at The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted. A parish prayer service was held at 7:30 P.M. Monday evening, March 2nd followed by a rosary. Honorary Casket Bearers: Kyle Fisher, Noah Carlson, Joshua, Christopher & Matt Dostal. Casket Bearers were Michael Kappel, Jeremy Fisher, David Otto, A.J. Fisher, Nick Carlson and Ryan Dostal. The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted served the family.