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Forest "Ben" Fisher Obituary
FISHER, FOREST "BEN"; age 81; of Howell; who will be greatly missed by all of his family and friends; passed away Friday, February 8, 2013. Born in Indian River, Michigan on December 28, 1931, he was the son of the late Frank and the late Florence (Stokes) Fisher. A Howell area resident since 1999, Ben was formerly of Indian River and Pontiac. He was a 1949 graduate of Pontiac Central High School, a U.S. Korean War Army veteran, and retired electrician from the G.M. Truck and Bus Plant in Pontiac. Ben enjoyed bowling, boating, and hunting, but had a real passion for golf and was know for playing nearly every day. Beloved husband of Nancy (White) Fisher, whom he married in Waterford on December 6, 1975; loving father of James (Tricia) Fisher of Goodrich, Patricia (Ford) Price of Waterford, Elizabeth (Bill) Condee of Brighton, Gary (Darlene) Fisher of Davisburg, and Donna (Jim) Ventimiglia of Davisburg; proud and loving grandfather of 11 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; brother of Leo Fisher of Indian River; and brother-in-law of Jill Stark and Rosemary Fisher. Proceded in death by his step-father, Arvid Davidson. Ben was born again on March 24, 1985 and was a member of Bible Baptist Church, 2258 E. Highland Rd. (M-59), Howell, MI 48843 where Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 11 a.m. (In State 10 a.m.), Rev. Dr. Joseph Nemer officiating. Interment to take place at Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly. Visitation Monday, 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at MacDonald's Funeral Home, Howell (517-546-2800). Memorial contributions are suggested to Bible Baptist Church. Please sign the family's online guestbook at
Published in The Oakland Press on Feb. 10, 2013
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