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“Ron, Elsa and Family, Our sincere condolences for your loss. You are all in our prayers and thoughts. May you find comfort knowing she is with our...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Tim Woeckner, Suzanna and Carson

“So sorry to hear about katie's passing we loved her as a friend and neighbor.wish we could have been there for the funeral.love Bernie&Patty...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“I will miss Katie and the family. So sorry for your loss.sorry I couldn't make it to say goodbye today. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Penny Anderson

“Condolences to the Fischer family, I have so many wonderful memories of your mom I will cherish in my mind for ever. I'm sending hugs to all. ?? ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Janet Feil (Johs)

“Deepest condolences to you; Gary and Julie and the entire family. It is never easy to let someone go or to say good-bye. She is in God's hands and at...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Joyce and Gene Frederickson

“Ron and family, So sorry to hear of your great loss. May you find comfort from your memories and from our Lord. -Michael and Wendy Fischer ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Al and Wanda, so sorry for you loss. May the Lord comfort you and your family during this time. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Dave Witthuhn

“With sympathy May you find peace in knowing that friends and love ones share in your loss. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Judy Natz

“We are so happy to have known your mother. you will be in our thoughts & prayers at this time of sorrow for your family. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Gene & Carol Cichon


Katherine (Katie) Fischer, age 92, passed away peacefully with her family at her side at Brookdale Assisted Living in Neenah on April 8, 2017. Katie was born on January 9, 1925 in Linton, North Dakota to the late Frank and Agnes (Nagel) Jahner. Katie married Leo Fischer on February 17, 1953 in Aberdeen, South Dakota and they spent 42 wonderful years together. Katie took pride in caring for her family first but she was employed at Thrivent (formally AAL) where she would eventually retire from. In addition, she was a long-time member of Saint Bernadette Church in Appleton. She treasured her time with her family and she always had a home cooked meal and baked goods waiting for visitors. She was the center stone of the family when they would celebrate holidays, casual dinners or watching the Green Bay Packers. Katie is survived by her children: Angie Zaja, Slinger; Linda (Paul) Londerville, Neenah; Ron (Elsa) Fischer, Hortonville; Allen (Wanda) Fischer, Darboy; Sharon (Mike) Zimmer, Neenah; Tim (Rose) Fischer, Hilbert; Gary (Julie) Fischer, Darboy; grandchildren, Steve (Kim) Poremba, Slinger; Leann (Mike) Cichon, Slinger; Kevin (Tammy) Londerville, Neenah; Nicole (Steve) Keller, Grand Chute; Buffy (Keith) Wied, Neenah; Gary (Danielle) Fischer, Darboy; Michelle Fischer, Fort Worth, Texas; Wendy (Dan) Theobald, Hudson; Scott (Jennifer) Fischer, Greenville; Katie (Troy) Hoelzel, Greenville; Tracy (Nate) Braun, Minnesota; Tony Voss, Minnesota; great-grandchildren: Kyle & Paige Poremba; Megan & Madison Cichon; Bryce & Brayden Londerville; Isabelle & Allyssa Keller; Tyler & Carson Wied; Kara Fischer; Owen, Eli & Gretchen Theobald; Raelyn Fischer; Claire Hoelzel; Eliza & Sam Braun, siblings: Leo (Martha) Jahner; Rose (Martin) Roth; Irene Bradley; Christine (Ben) Johs; Edwin (Bernice) Jahner. She is further survived by numerous nephews, nieces, other relatives, friends, and neighbors. Katie was preceded in death by her husband Leo; parents, Frank & Agnes Jahner; son-in-law Tony Zaja; siblings: Jack Jahner; Frank (Maggie) Jahner; Regina Jahner; Eli (Thresea) Jahner; Tillie (Magnus) Unser; Mary (Ray) Job; Leona (Tom) Liederbach. The Funeral Liturgy for Katie will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at ST. BERNADETTE CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2331 East Lourdes Drive, Appleton, with Father Donald Zuleger officiating. A time on visitation will be held, Tuesday, April 11, 2017 from 4:00 p.m. until the time of the prayer service at 6:00 p.m. at WICHMANN FUNERAL HOME, 537 N Superior St. Appleton. An additional visitation will be held on Wednesday at CHURCH from 10:00 a.m. until the time of Mass. Online condolences maybe expressed at www.wichmannfargo.com. The family wishes to thank Aseracare Hospice, especially Tammy and all the staff at Brookdale, Neenah, especially Tiffany, Jasmine and Penny for their caring time and attention they provide to Katie.

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