Bonnie L. Fiscus Hagemeier, 101 years young, passed away Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at her residence with her family at her bedside.
She was born January 28, 1911 in Daviess County near Plainville, the daughter of Emery and Myrtle Dyer Fiscus. She married Herbert R. Hagemeier in Sandborn on Nov. 13, 1937 and they made their life together until his death on Oct. 14, 1998 after 61 years of marriage. She was a member for over 70 years of the Edwardsport United Methodist Church and formerly was a cook at Freelandville Community Home until her retirement. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and homemaker. She was a seamstress and enjoyed working crossword puzzles. She was a great cook, and nobody went away from her table hungry.
She is survived by her children, Jerry Hagemeier, and his wife, Beverly of Moorcroft, WY, Marilyn Ramsey, and her husband Leo of Owensville, Carolyn Duncan, and her husband Virgil of Worthington, Harley Hagemeier, and his wife Sue of Westphalia and Sheryl Hart, and her husband Bob of Westphalia, She was also blessed by 16 grandchildren, 44 great grandchildren and 24 great- great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert R. Hagemeier; a son Harold Lee Hagemeier; two brothers, Ermil and Gerald Fiscus; and three sisters, Blanche Niedringhaus, Estel Everett and Laura McDaniel.
Funeral service will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday, May 14, at the Duesterberg-Fredrick Wampler Shaw Chapel in Bicknell with Pastor Bob Tipton officiating. She will be buried next to her husband at Salem United Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions can be made to the donor's choice charity.
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