Jeanette E. Fischer, 87, of Delphos, passed away Monday morning, Aug. 25, 2014, at The Vancrest Healthcare Center.?
Her Family…. She was born Oct. 17, 1926 in Delphos to the late James and Margaret (Cain) Flanagan. On Nov. 10, 1951 she married Francis Fischer who survives in Delphos. They had been married for 63 years.

She is also survived by three daughters, Chris (Carl) Trenkamp of Ft. Jennings, Lorri (Gene “Red”) Menke of Ft. Jennings and Missy Fischer of Delphos; a sister, Margaret Ann (Robert) Obermeyer of Delphos; seven grandchildren, Mandy (Robert) Mosely, Cory Trenkamp, Abby (Chris) Nichols, Craig (Ginger) Menke, Gina (Kevin) Sensabaugh, Kurt “Chuck” (Gina) Menke and Alyssa Boberg;  twelve great-grandchildren, Evan Mosely,  Izak Mosely, Ben Nichols, Lindsey Nichols, Anna Menke, Luke Menke, Joe Menke, Owen Sensabaugh, Will Sensabaugh, Blake Sensabaugh, Coen Boberg and Reese Boberg.

She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Harold (Norma) and Robert (Martha) Flanagan; and a sister, Helen (Norm) Wiechart.

Her Legacy…. Jeanette was a homemaker who was a loving, selfless caregiver to others. She was a fantastic seamstress of a large variety of projects and a talented quilter. When there was a party, Jeanette was the “heart of the party”.  She was strong in her faith, with a gift for powerful prayer.  She enjoyed reading and also was an avid dog lover. She was so very very proud of all the accomplishments of her grandchildren and enjoyed spending time with them. She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church.
Her Farewell Services.… Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, the Fr. Ron Schock, officiating.  Burial will follow in St. John’s Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. on Thursday at Strayer Funeral Home, 1840 E. Fifth St., Delphos, where a Parish Wake Service will be held at 7:30 p.m.  Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.  Online condolences may be shared at