The Rev. Kenneth Fischer, 78, Ballwin, asleep in Jesus Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013.
He was born Dec. 28, 1934.
The Rev. Fischer was the beloved husband of 50 years to Sheila Fischer, nee Stein; dear father of James (Martha Mendez) Fischer, Todd Sr. (Laura) Fischer and Lisa Fischer (James) Jacobsmeyer; and loving grandfather of Michelle Fischer, Kenneth Fischer, Brittany Fischer, Todd Fischer Jr., Justin Fischer, Eric Jacobsmeyer, Sy Jacobsmeyer and Hanna Jacobsmeyer.
The Rev. Fischer was a graduate of Concordia Seminary and spent 50 years as a minister in the L.C.M.S.
Visitation was held Friday, Feb. 22, at Schrader Funeral Home and Crematory, 14960 Manchester Road, Ballwin, from 4 to 8 p.m. and at St. John's Lutheran Church, 2149 Lutheran Church Road, Beaufort, Saturday, Feb 23, from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the funeral service.
Interment was in the church cemetery.
Memorials to the Heart Transplant Association or Lutheran Senior Services Hospice Care are preferred.
Friends may sign the family's online guest book at Schrader.com
The family was served by Schrader Funeral Home and Crematory, Ballwin.