Bernice N. Fischer, 89, died July 24, 2017 at her daughter, Nancy and Leroy Berger’s residence in Jasper, Indiana.
She was born March 3, 1928 to Ed and Carolyn Kleiser Hess of New Boston. Bernice married Albert Fischer on June 5, 1948. She retired from the Tell City Chair Company and was a member of St. John Chrysostom Church.
Bernice enjoyed playing Euchre and Dominos, watching the St. Louis Cardinals, quilting, and making sweet rolls and turtle soup.
She is survived by her children, Nancy Berger (Leroy) of Jasper, Allen Fischer (LeeAnn) of Chrisney, and Connie Elliott (Todd) of Zionsville. She was blessed with 9 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and 5 great, great-grandchildren.
Bernice is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Albert; her daughter, Shirley Harris; 2 brothers, Renus and Earl Hess; and a great-granddaughter, Anna.
Funeral Services will be at 10 am on Wednesday, July 26 at St. John Chrysostom Church with burial immediately following in Church Cemetery. Fr. Ralph Schipp will officiate. Visitation will be from 3 – 8 pm on Tuesday, July 25 and from 8 – 9:15 am Wednesday at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St. John Chrysostom Church Cemetery.
Condolences may be left online at zoercher-gillickfuneralhome.com