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Fisher, John
Mr. John M. Fisher, 64, of Galesburg died at 9:34 pm Thursday, March 10, 2011 in OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria, Ill.

He was born August 24, 1946 in Galesburg the son of Lauren Willard and Mildred Lucille Bower Fisher. He first married Mary Eaves in 1965 in Galesburg and later married Debra Dillin in 1984 in East Galesburg.

He is survived by two daughters, Tina (Ruben) Sanchez of Houston, Texas and Toni (Donald Gus) Motz of Wataga, Ill; a step son Blake Dillin of Rock Island, Ill; a brother Paul (Doris) Fisher of Galesburg; a sister Mary (Gale) Levene of Galesburg; four grandchildren and a great grandchild. He is preceded in death by his parents and Debra Dillin in January of 2011.

John worked as a cement finisher for over 40 years, working for several construction companies within the Galesburg area. He was a member of the North Central Illinois Laborers Union and the Illinois Operative Plasters and Cement Union. He graduated from Galesburg High School in 1965. John truly enjoyed fishing and hunting in his free time.

Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 am Wednesday March 16, 2011 at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. Rev. Joel Aldrich will officiate. Visitation will be 5:00-7:00 pm Tuesday evening at the chapel. Burial will be in Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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