Lexington Resident: Robert Glenn Fisher (1927-2016)
Robert Glenn Fisher, 89, of Lexington, Nebraska, passed away Wednesday, September 21st, 2016, at his home in Lexington.
Bob was born June 6th, 1927, in Sumner, Nebraska, to Charles Sylvester and Verna M. (Wiles) Fisher. He attended Sumner Public Schools.
He was united in marriage to Sharon Greenlee on March 7th, 1951, in Lexington, Nebraska. Three children were blessed to this marriage; Barbara, David, and Dan.
He served his country during the Korean War from September 1st, 1950, until his honorable discharge on August 4th, 1952.
Bob worked his entire career in the fertilizer business. He spent 25 years as Plant Manager at Darr Fertilizer for Louis Kash, Co-op, and after retirement found his niche as a greeter at Walmart. He loved people and this position fit his personality perfectly.
Bob was a member of the Berean Bible Church where he served as the longest tenured board member, as well as the church greeter for many years. He was also a member of the VFW. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and being outdoors.
He enjoyed being with family, visiting with neighbors, He never met a stranger, and could talk your leg off!! Bob was one-of-kind, and will be so very missed.
Survivors include his children; Barbara Perkins of Kearney, Nebraska, Dan and wife Becky Weller of North Platte, Nebraska, and David and wife Reonn Weller of Arizona; twelve grandchildren, Angee Perkins of Bellevue, Nebraska, Bill and wife Heather Perkins of Kearney, Nebraska, Abigail and husband Kwan Sadler of Little Elm, Texas, Courtney Weller of North Platte, Nebraska, Katelyn Weller of Orlando, Florida, Raven Gillett of Grand Island, Nebraska, Ben Weller of Sutherland, Nebraska, Shane Weller of North Platte, Nebraska, Jessica Weller, Sandra Weller, Colton Weller, and Alex Weller, all of North Platte, Nebraska; five great-grandchildren, Natalee Diaz, Blake Diaz, Robert Perkins, Jonis Perkins-Parker, and Kaden Sadler; as well as extended family and friends.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Sharon; four brothers, and one sister.
Funeral Services were Saturday, September 24th, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at Reynolds-Love Funeral Chapel in Lexington with Pastor Matt Doubet officiating.
Visitation was held Friday, September 23rd, 2016 at the Reynolds-Love Chapel in Lexington.
Memorials are suggested to the Berean Bible Church, Maranantha Bible Camp, or Lexington Fire Dept.
It was Bob’s wishes for cremation following his funeral service. Inurnment will be held at a later date with military honors in the Evergeen Cemetery.
Reynolds-Love Funeral Home in Lexington is honored to have assisted the family with arrangements. Please share online condolences with the family by visiting: reynoldslovefuneralhome.com.