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Information for Charles W. "Bill" Fisher

26 August, 1936 - 19 December, 1994

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

21 December, 1994

Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Charles 'Bill' Fisher

    Charles W. "Bill" Fisher, 58, of Nampa, died Monday, December 19, 1994, near Horseshoe Bend as the result of an automobile accident.  Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Friday, December 23, 1994, at the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.  Pastor Frank Miller of the Nampa All Saints Jubilee Church will officiate.  Interment will follow in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    Bill was born on August 26, 1936, in Boise, to Guy and Ruth Gibson Fisher.  At a young age the family moved to Mountain Home and later moved to Nampa where he was reared and educated, graduating from Nampa High School.  After his schooling he worked for the Union Pacific Railroad in Nampa.
    He married Lois Thompson on July 8, 1957, in Nampa.  He then entered the U.S. Air Force and served for 4 years.  He was honorably discharged and returned to Nampa.  Bill was a licensed aircraft mechanic and heavy equipment operator and mechanic.  He worked for a time at Gowen Field in Boise.  In 1974 they moved to Peace River, Alberta, Canada, where he managed the airport.  In 1982 they returned to Nampa.  He was also the manger of Aim Canada, a subsidiary of Aim International in Nampa.  While in Nampa he worked in construction, and was presently employed with Simplot Construction.
    Bill attended the Nampa All Saints Jubilee Church.  He was a licensed private pilot and enjoyed woodworking.
    He is survived by 3 daughters and sons-in-law, Dianne and John Hoffman, Smiths Ferry, Idaho, Janell Chomiack and Tom Nickerson, Salt Lake City, Utah, Lori and Rob Sorrel, Nampa; 1 sister, Mrs. Esther Hoffman, Nampa; 1 brother, Ralph Nash, Meridian; 12 grandchildren; and 11 nieces and nephews.
    He was preceded in death by his parents and 1 daughter, Denise Williams.
    Friends may call at the Alsip Funeral Chapel on Thursday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.


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