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Roy Whitney Fisher
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Birth: Mar. 2, 1900
Nashua
Chickasaw County
Iowa, USA
Death: May 30, 1960
Davenport
Scott County
Iowa, USA

Obituary published 1960:

Roy W Fisher 60, of 3730 W. Locust St., Davenport, died at 11:45 p.m. Tuesday in St. Luke's Hospital,, after an illness of two weeks.

Born in Nashua, Iowa, Mr. Fisher married the former Sophie Manninga in 1924. He had been a foreman with the International Harvester, Farmall Works, Rock Island.

Mr Fisher was a deacon at the Calvary Baptist Church, and a former member of the church Board of Trustees.

He is survived by his wife; his parents, Mr. and mrs. Lester Fisher Nashua; two daughters, Mrs. Kenneth (Linda) Cabel, Bettendorf, and Mrs. Jack (Carol) Briggs, Davenport; two sons, Virgil, LaPorte City Iowa, and Lester Davenport; 11 grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Verna Cagley Nashua, Mrs Bernice Vineyard, Coos Bay, Oregon, and Mrs. Marjorie Smith, Portland, Oregon; and two brothers, Lloyd, Ionia, Iowa, and Victor, Nashua. One sister preceded him in death.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday in the Calvary Baptist Church, the Rev. Wallace Stark officiating. Burial will be in Davenport memorial Park.

Friends may call at the Hill & Fredericks Mortuary until 11 a.m. Friday when the body will be taken to the church. Those who wish make make a memorial contributions to the Calvary Baptist Church Building Fund. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lester Round Fisher (1875 - 1961)
  Gertrude Ellen Hall Fisher (1877 - 1968)
 
 Spouse:
  Sophie Manninga Fisher (1903 - 1997)
 
 Children:
  Virgil Roy Fisher (1926 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lloyd R Fisher (1898 - 1980)*
  Roy Whitney Fisher (1900 - 1960)
  Verna Louise Fisher Cagley (1902 - 1990)*
  Bernice Fisher Riiho (1903 - 1989)*
  Marjory Marie Fisher Smith (1907 - 1992)*
  Gertrude Fisher Barter (1917 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Davenport Memorial Park
Davenport
Scott County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Sue Chenoweth
Record added: Dec 24, 2012
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Roy Whitney Fisher
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Roy Whitney Fisher
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Roy Whitney Fisher
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