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Carl Fischer

Carl J. Fischer, 79, of Lorain, died Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at Mercy Regional Medical Center, Lorain, following a short illness.
He was born October 21, 1931 in Penfield, Ohio. Carl graduated from Wellington High School in 1952, and then enlisted in the US Army, serving 3 years with the 107th Armored Cavalry Regiment. Following the service, he moved to Lorain, where he has lived since.
Carl worked as a foreman at the National Gypsum Company in Lorain, retiring in 1998. He was a member the former St. Ladislaus Catholic Church, Lorain, and the former Lorain Liedertafel Club. He enjoyed sports and carpentry.
Surviving is his wife of 52 years, Irene (nee Posze); sons, David of Cincinnati, Carl Jr. of Parma, and Frank of Ocean Spring, Miss.; four grandchildren; a sister, Mary Tobin of Tarentum, Pa.,
He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Mary (nee Kramer) Fischer; a brother, Frank; and a sister Rose Schultz.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 5:00 to 8:00 pm in the Dovin Funeral Home, 2701 Elyria Avenue, Lorain. Funeral services will be Saturday at 9:30 am in the funeral home, followed by mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am at Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, Lorain. Rev. Fr. Robert Glepko, pastor, will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery. Military honors will be conducted by the Amherst Veterans Military Honor Guard.

Service

FEB 19. 10:00 AM

Church of St. Peter

Lorain, OH, US


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I would like to send my condolences to the family and friends of Carl. May the words in Psalms 145:14 bring you hope and comfort.

Barb & Tom Layton - February 22, 2011 at 11:06 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

I was saddened to hear about Carl. We were good friends at National Gypsum. He was once my boss and taught me how to be a foreman. He taught me so well that I later became his boss. I also enjoyed joining him on the bowling league. He was a good man and a good friend. My family will keep your family in their prayers. I know the feeling oh so well. I lost my father the day after Thanksgiving 2010.

David Beetler - February 18, 2011 at 01:38 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

To the Family:: After having read about loved one in the obituary, it brought to mind the promise that the Bible holds out at  Revelation 2l:3,4 where it says that the Grand Creator Jehovah God will wipe away sickness and death forever. (Psalms 83:18) It is at that time all the pressures of this world will be gone and people can be happy and enjoy life like we were created to do. I am sure that your loved one; and many other people, would enjoy living at such a time and that is what Jesus' words promise: "Do not marvel at this, because the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out." (John 5:28,29) Many families like yours will reap rich blessings and be reunited with their lost loved ones.(John 17:3) I truly hope these scriptures can be of comfort.

Dolon Peete - February 17, 2011 at 06:29 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM