Janet M. Fisher, age 81, formerly of Spencer passed away Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, at Marshfield Medical Center.
Janet was born May 17, 1936, the daughter of Douglas and Mame (Ristow) Pischke in La Crosse. She grew up in North Bend and lived in that area until moving to Spencer in 1986. Janet did secretarial work and worked at Rand Agency Insurance.
On June 1, 1956, Janet was united in marriage to Jack Rand. They later divorced. She was united in marriage to Grant Fisher. He preceded her in death.
Janet was a member of the Spencer United Methodist Church. She enjoyed reading, cooking, going to fish-fry’s, meeting friends for coffee and going to flea markets and craft sales. Janet treasured any time she could spend with her family and especially her grandchildren.
Janet is survived by two children, Jay (Julie) Rand of Placerville, Calif., and Joleen (Randy) Schade of Colby; three grandchildren, Lee (Michelle) Rand, Lindsey (Joe) Torres and Alyssa Schade; two great-grandchildren, Oliver and Thea Rand. She is further survived by her sister, Mary Severson of Coon Rapids, Minn.; sister-in-law, Rosetta (Richard) Nesvacil of Cadott; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Willis Pischke.
A funeral service was held at 3 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19, at Spencer United Methodist Church. The Rev. Hyeok Won Kwon will officiate. Family and friends visited from 1 p.m. until time of service Friday at the church. The Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford is entrusted with the arrangements.
Memorials can be directed to the family or Spencer United Methodist Women.
Family and friends may express condolences online at www.maurinaschilling.com.