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Richard Ernest Fisch Sr.

January 21, 1939 ~ October 10, 2019 (age 80)


Richard Ernest Fisch Sr. age 80, of Greenwood IN, passed from this life on Thursday October 10, 2019 at Franciscan Health in Indianapolis. He was born on Saturday January 21, 1939 in Chicago Illinois to, Anthony and Josephine (Greenwell) Fisch. He married Renate Wolfel and she survives.

Richard was a self-employed flooring installer for many years. He was a Proud Army Veteran where he received commendations as a Sharpshooter/Expert in Rifle, Pistol 45, Carbine and Marksman (SMG). His level of expertise was so high that he was teaching other soldiers how to use their guns and rifles.

Richard is survived by his wife, Renate (Wolfel) Fisch, two sons, Richard E. (Maria) Fisch Jr. of Phoenix AZ and Bryan R. (Colleen) Fisch of Bristol WI. Two daughters Janet Ann (John) Drosos of Chicago IL and Donna Jo Fisch of Greenwood IN. One sister Donna Gray of Shreveport LA, nine grandchildren and four great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother Anthony Fraiser.

A Celebration of Richards Life will be held later.

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