Robert C.”Bob” Fishero, 76, of rural Veedersburg, passed away at his home 3:30 AM Saturday November 28, 2020.
Bob was born November 4, 1944 in Danville, Illinois the son of Charles C. and Esther V. Youngblood Fishero. He married Ruth A. McIntyre June 6, 1970 in Dunnington, Indiana.
Bob graduated from Veedersburg High School in 1962, and Indiana College of Mortuary Science in Indianapolis in 1963. He was a fifth generation funeral director and had previously owned and operated Fishero Funeral Home in Veedersburg.
Bob retired from Overpeck Gas Company. He was instrumental in helping to organize the Veedersburg Jaycees, of which he was past president. He had also coached little league baseball in Veedersburg.
He had served in the Indiana National Guard, 38th Supply and Transport Batallion, Brazil, IN. He was previously a member and had attended E.U.B Church in Veedersburg. He was a life member of the Apple Tree Gab & Gossip Club, and he was a diehard Indiana University Basketball fan. He enjoyed fishing trips with his family at Lake Cumberland, KY. His greatest enjoyment in life was his grandsons.
He is preceded in death by his parents, and a sister, Carolyn Manasco Faith.
Surviving family includes his wife Ruth A. Fishero, Veedersburg; two sons, Chip Fishero, and Ryan (Marlana Spencer) Fishero, both of Veedersburg; grandsons Mason and Jaxson; a sister Charlene (Steve) Riedl, Peoria AZ; numerous nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses at Franciscan Health, and Fresenius Dialysis for their loving concern. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be given to Special Olympics, payable to Special Olympics Fountain/Warren Co. c/o Frankie Swanson 311 Debbie Lane Williampsort IN 47993.
Funeral service will be 2:00PM Tuesday December 1, 2020 with visitation starting at 12:00 Noon Tuesday at Community Bible Baptist Church 714 East Division Road Veedersburg IN 47987, with Pastor Evan Sharbaugh officiating. Burial at Rockfield Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Dickerson Funeral Home. Online condolences at www.dickersonfuneralhome.com Visitors are reminded to comply with the COVID recommendations in regards to wearing face mask.