William J. Fisch (1949 - 2013)

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William Fisch

William J. "Bill" Fisch, 64, of Fairview Heights, Ill., formerly of Collinsville, IL, born March 27, 1949, in Michigan City, Ind., passed away at 7:20 p.m. on Saturday Dec. 14, 2013, at his residence.

Bill graduated in 1967 from Elston Senior High School in Michigan City, Ind., and also attended Purdue University. He was a member of Pipefitters Local No. 597, working as a pipefitter for 44 years and he retired from Icon Mechanical as a senior estimator in Granite City, Ill. He was awarded numerous awards and recognitions in his craft. He was a member of Star and Ronin motorcycle clubs, and Great Lakers Auto Club in Michigan City, Ind. He loved traveling, cars, motorcycles, and being with his family. He was a beloved husband, son, father, grandfather, uncle and friend.

He was preceded in death by his father James Fisch; and a brother, John Fisch.

Surviving are his wife, Patricia E. "Patti"Fisch, nee Hughes, whom he married on Sept. 18, 1999; his mother, Margaret, nee Pries, Fisch of Michigan City, Ind.; a son, Joseph (Adrianne) Fisch of Lafayette, Ind.; three daughters, Jamie (Jim) Williams of Laporte, Ind., Kelli and Kristina Johnson, both of Collinsville, Ill.; six grandchildren, Kaylee, Kash, Serenity, Nate, Kasandra and Elyse; a brother-in-law, Durm (Vivian) Dolzadelli of Collinsville, Ill.; numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to . For condolences go to barrywilsonfuneralhome.com

Visitation: Friends may call from 3 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday Dec. 18, 2013, at Barry Wilson Funeral Home 2800 North Center Street Maryville, Ill.

Funeral: Memorial service will be at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, at the funeral home with Father Ray Schulz officiating.

Funeral Home
Barry Wilson Funeral Home
2800 North Center (Highway 159) Maryville, IL 62062
(618) 344-2500
Funeral Home Details
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Dec. 17, 2013
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