William Arthur Fleisher, 79, of Baroda passed away peacefully on February 9, 2015 at his home.
A funeral service will be held 11 AM Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 9193 Cleveland Ave., Baroda with Reverend Bradley A. Ross officiating. Visitation will be held Tuesday from 6 - 8 PM at Pike Funeral Home, Boyd Chapel, 9191 Red Arrow Highway, Bridgman. Burial will be in Ruggles Cemetery, Baroda. Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church, PO Box 67, Baroda, MI 49101 or Hospice at Home, 4025 Health Park Lane, St. Joseph, MI 49085.
William was born July 31, 1935 in Hinchman, Michigan the son of the late Francis “Ted” and Martha (Clark) Fleisher. William served in the United States Army. On January 17, 1959 he married Janis Nitz. William was a Little League coach. He enjoyed fishing - and loved spending time with his family, especially his granddaughters. He repaired John Deere tractors - having worked at Baroda Hardware and Klug’s Farm Equipment; retiring in 2000 after over fifty years of working his passion. He was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Baroda.
Survivors include his wife Janis; sons: Matt (Kristi) Fleisher of Bridgman, Scott (Lisa) Fleisher of Buchanan; daughter: Tess (Rick) Robinson of St. Joseph; granddaughters: Kayla and Amber; and a brother: Ted Fleisher of St. Joseph.
6 - 8 PM ,Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Pike Funeral Home, Boyd Chapel
9191 Red Arrow Hwy Bridgman, MI 49106
11 AM ,Wednesday, February 11, 2015
St. John's Lutheran Church
9193 Cleveland Avenue Baroda, MI 49101
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
8475 Stevensville-Baroda Road Baroda, MI 49101