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Alice V. Fischer, 93, of Terre Haute, passed away Dec. 30, 2017, at Hospice House in Bloomington. Alice was born Oct. 20, 1924, in Terre Haute to George Glen Joseph and Ora Mae Rigdon Joseph.
Alice was a member of St. Mark United Church of Christ, Ladies Optimist Club, Zorah Shrine Honored Ladies, and was a lifetime member of Daughters of the Nile. She loved to sing, paint and garden, was an excellent seamstress and an exceptional cook. Alice will be remembered for her amazing sense of humor, her beautiful smile and her infectious laugh. Before retiring, she had worked at Meis Boulevard Room as well as Root's Department Store.
Alice was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Clifford James Fischer, who passed away in 1982; a brother, George Joseph; and a sister, Genevieve Dailey.
Alice is survived by five daughters, Ann Marie Dan and her husband Richard of Loxahatchee, Fla., Beth Hughes and her husband Mike of Bloomington, Terry Miller of Indianapolis, Carol DeCamp and her husband Brad of Columbus, and Denise Keegan of Terre Haute. Grandchildren include Tod Krumreich, Anna Kogl Miller, Bryan Hughes and his wife Andrea, Aaron Hughes and his wife Lynn, Kevin Hughes, Ben Miller, Jeremy Miller and his wife Ashley, Ashley O'Malley and her husband Dan, Blaine DeCamp and his wife Sarah, Genny Ford and her husband Mike, Matthew Samuels and Alaina Keegan. Several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews also survive.
Services will be held on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at 7 p.m. at Greiner Funeral Home, 2005 N. 13th St., Terre Haute, IN, 47804. Visitation will be on Friday from 5 p.m. until service time. Private graveside services will be held on Saturday at Roselawn Memorial Park. Pastor Bryan Hughes will be officiating. The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, contributions be made to Bloomington Hospice House, 2810 S. Deborah Drive, Bloomington, IN, 47403. Online condolences may be made at: www.greinerfuneralhome.com
Published on January 2, 2018
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