Peacefully, at his home on Thursday, December 17, 2020, at the age of 72.
Beloved husband of Mary Fischer and the late Jeanne Fischer.
Loving father of Laurie Raynard, Steven Fischer and stepfather to Shannon Gregory (Chris) and the late Shelley Tighe.
Proud Papa to Alex (Phil), Josh, Emma, Brielle, Ty and Owen.
Caring brother to Murray (Connie), Rae (Nancy), Mary Anne (Brian), and Nancy (John).
Brother-in-law to Bob (Theresa), Don (Cathy), Bill (Brenda) and Chrissie.
Wonderful uncle to many nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by parents Mary and Hartley Fischer.
Special friend to Shirley and Vern.
Don will be greatly missed by Macie, his dog and Sadie the cat.
Don enjoyed his time at the cottage on Lake Huron where he spent countless hours working on his gardens. He loved spending time with his grandchildren and enjoyed a few rum and cokes in the evenings.
Private visitation to be held by invite only due to COVID-19 restrictions at the Riverside Funeral Home at 401 Albert Street, Brussels, Ontario.
A graveside funeral service will be held on Sunday, December 20th at 3 p.m. at Mt Pleasant Cemetery in Ethel. Please do not attend the service if you are feeling ill. Social distancing guidelines will be observed at the cemetery.
In lieu of flowers and as expressions of sympathy donations in memory of Don are asked to consider the Shelley and Maggie Angel Fund through the Queen Street Veterinary Services in Kincardine.
Cards of sympathy and donations may be sent to Box 340, Brussels, ON N0G 1H0.
Condolences may be left at riversidefuneralhome.ca