Arthur Clarence Fischer

May 17, 1939 - Feb. 12, 2008

Arthur Clarence Fischer of Oconomowoc died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2008, at Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital at age 68. Arthur was born in Wauwatosa on May 17, 1939, the son of Arthur and Mildred Fischer.

He served as a staff sergeant in the U.S. Army, retiring in 1970. Arthur enjoyed fishing, watching NASCAR and being a grandfather.

Arthur is survived by his wife, Mary Schmidt of Oconomowoc; son, Bobby (Donna) Fischer of Sheboygan; daughters, Heidi Laudon of Fort Atkinson and Karen (Bob) Woods of Iowa; grandchildren, Cameron, Michael, Richard Jr., Bret, Melissa and Robert Jr.; and his brother, Gerald (Kathleen) Fischer of Waukesha.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Anna Fischer, in 1994; his brother, Bill; and his sister, Jean.

Visitation for Arthur will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. A graveside service with military honors will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, at Summit Cemetery.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Preplanning Service is serving the family. For further information, call 542-6609, or for an online obituary, directions or to leave a condolence, go to www.waukeshafuneralhome.com.