|11/9/2012 8:00:00 AM|
Fred L. Slisher
June 6, 1938 - Nov. 7, 2012
Fred L. Slisher, 74, Rochester, passed away at 1:15 p.m. Wednesday Nov. 7, 2012 at Howard Community Regional Health System, Kokomo.
He was born on June 6, 1938 in Miami County, the son of Charles and Eleanore "Elsie" (Stambarger) Slisher.
On June 12, 1960 in Logansport, he married Beverly Ann Tabler and she survives.
Mr. Slisher had been owner of Slisher Excavating, specializing in farm drainage, and had worked for the Fulton County Highway Department. He was a United States Marine veteran and a member of L.I.C.A. In his spare time, he enjoyed watching NASCAR, go-karting and the Indianapolis Colts.
Survivors include his wife, Beverly Ann Slisher, Rochester; children, Lonie and wife Nadine Slisher, Peru, Darla and husband Brent Clemons, Rochester, Bryan and wife Michaela Slisher, Rochester, and Paul Slisher, Rochester; grandchildren, Lindsey Clemons, Logansport, Ashley and husband Brad Moon, Twelve Mile, Sgt. Rodney Clemons, San Diego, Calif., Callie Clemons, Rochester, Brandon Slisher, Mishawaka, Bryanna Slisher, Rochester, Ginger Slisher, Rochester; great-granddaughter, Carley Moon, Twelve Mile; sisters, Betty Tolley, Peru, Margery Sausaman, Mexico, Mary Ann and husband John Donaldson, Denver, and Phyllis and husband Jim Richey, Macy; brothers, Terry and wife April Slisher, Kewanna, and Rev. Kenny and wife Sandy Slisher, Robinson, Ill.; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and brothers, George Slisher and Gene Slisher.
Funeral service is at 11 a.m. Monday Nov. 12, 2012 at Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester, with Rev. Tim Rentschler officiating.
Friends may call from 2-6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home and one hour prior to service on Monday.
Burial will be in the Fulton Cemetery, Fulton. Memorial contributions may be made to the donor's favorite charity. Online condolences may be expressed at www.zimmermanbrosfh.com.
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