It is with great sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Marietta Elizabeth (Taylor) Fischer of Ilderton on Thursday, February 27, 2020 in her 97th year. Marietta was predeceased by her husband Leonard Fischer (1995) and is survived by her son Robert (Bob) Fischer and May Paule. Dear daughter of the late George and Bertha Taylor. Also a “special mother” to Nancy Manning and her husband Bob. “Special Grandmother” to JR and Colleen Manning, Jacob, Mitchell, Madison and Sam; and Chelsey and Jon Passmore, and Taylor (Marietta’s namesake). Special aunt to Pam and Bryan Woeller. Predeceased by her daughter-in-law Monica Fischer (2017) and brother Jim and his wife Jean. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Marietta was a hard working house cleaner for many years for people in and around Ilderton. She loved to maintain her flower gardens and in her day could bake a prize winning butter tart and was an enthusiastic Blue Jays fan and arm chair curler. Her outgoing personality, kindness, friendship, and love of life was a gift to everyone she met.
Friends may call at the Vanneck United Church, 22651 Vanneck Road, Ilderton on Friday, March 6th one hour prior to the celebration of life which will be held at 11am. Cremation with spring interment Telfer Cemetery. Haskett Funeral Home, Lucan (519-227-4211) entrusted with arrangements.
Donations to the Vanneck United Church would be appreciated by the family.
When you speak of her, speak not with tears for thoughts of her should not be sad. Let memories of the times you shared give you comfort for her life was rich because of you.