Thomas G. FischerMay 21, 1959 ~ July 19, 2017 (age 58)
Thomas G. Fischer, 58 of Highlandville, MO, passed away peacefully on the morning of Wednesday, July 19, 2017, after a long illness. He was preceded in death by his father, George W. Fischer and mother, Margaret “Mitzie” (nee Wagner) Fischer. Survived by his sister, Anita (Bill) Hudson of Davenport, IA, nieces, Erika (Sean) List, of Davenport, IA, Allison (Jeffrey) Thompson, of NYC, NY, and Erin (Seth) Campbell, of Bettendorf, IA, and nephew, Michael (Katie) Niksich, of Davenport, IA; numerous great nieces and nephews.
A celebration of Tom’s life will be held on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at Sacred Heart Church, 1731 LaPorte Ave., Whiting IN, with a gathering in the Church at 9:00 a.m. followed by Mass at 10:00a.m.with the Rev. Stanley J. Dominik officiating.
Tom Fischer was born on May 21st, 1959 in Springfield, IL and lived most of his life in Whiting, IN. He spent a long career working in maintenance at Bishop Noll Institute in Hammond, IN, eventually becoming a maintenance supervisor. He retired in 2014 and moved to Highlandville, MO, where he bought his “dream home” and enjoyed pursuing his hobbies of photography,vintage computers, and being a great handyman in his home workshop. Tom will be missed by all who knew and loved him.