Paul J. Fisher, 61, of Springfield, died at 4:20 p.m. on Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born September 26, 1950 in Cook County, Illinois to James H. and Romarose Bartels Fisher.
He is survived by his wife, Diana L. Herrmann; his father, James Fisher of Springfield; a sister, Pam (Dale) Brooks of New Berlin; a nephew, Lance Brooks of Denver, CO; a niece, Amanda (David) Ushman of New Berlin; great nephews, Alex, Bradley and James; several aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church. He retired from the State of Illinois Department of Transportation where he worked as an engineer from 1968 until 2002. After retirement he worked at Midway, Famous, Northender and 709 Liquor stores.
Visitation: 4-7 pm, Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home. the family request casual attire.
Funeral Service: 10 am, Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home with Pastor Leland Uden officiating. Burial will be in Camp Butler National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Paul J. Fisher Memorial Fund at PNC Bank, 19th & Sangamon, Springfield, Illinois.