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September 5, 2018 Mary Fisher
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ARTICLE DESCRIPTION:

Mary Ruth Fisher, 94, passed away Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, at Parkview Manor in Wellman. Celebration of life service will held 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, at Powell Funeral Home in Wellman. Burial is in the Eash Cemetery rural Kalona. Visitation will be held from 2-7 p.m. at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman. A memorial fund has been established for the Iowa City Hospice.

Mary Ruth Fisher was born May 17, 1924, near Parnell, Iowa, the daughter of Orlo C. and Amanda (Kauffman) Fisher. After graduating from Poplar Grove she worked with her parents, and worked as a domestic in Iowa City for several years. After retiring from Iowa City work, she worked part-time at Parkview Manor. She taught Bible School at Sandtown Church in rural Hills. Ruth attended Pleasant Hill Methodist Church.

Ruth is survived by a brother: Orlo J. Fisher of Richmond, Ky.; and nine nieces and nephews; 10 great-nieces and nephews; and nine great-great nieces and nephews.

She was preceded death by her parents; and a brother: Robert Fisher.

Messages and tributes may be sent to the family at www.powellfuneralhomes.com.

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