Gary Lee Fiscus died Sept. 7, 2012 at his home in Council Bluffs. Gary was born July 2, 1949 in Marshalltown, the son of Orley Nugent Fiscus & Leona Goecke Fiscus.
He is survived by his wife, Kathleen, daughter, Valerie (Josh) of Kansas City, son, Matthew, of Council Bluffs, his sister, Darlene Cory (Max), of Oelwein and nephews Dennis Shipley (Kendra) and Darin Shipley, of Marshalltown, David (Bev) Shipley, of State Center, and Douglas Shipley (Sharon), of Pleasant Hill, and niece, Dixie (Tom) Staecker, of Carlisle, eight great-nephews, six great-nieces and one great-great nephew and one great-great-niece.
Gary donated his body to the Anatomical Board of the State of Nebraska, where his body will be used to train future medical professionals.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a donation to a memorial fund, suggestions include:
The Lewis Central Educational Foundation Fiscus Family Scholarship, founded in mid 2000.
New Horizon Presbyterian Church Grand Piano Fund of Council Bluffs, IA
Iowa Choral Directors Association Endowment Fund, which Gary co-founded
Celebration of Life services will be held on Sunday, September 30 2012, at 2 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 7020 Cass Street, Omaha, Neb. Reception in Council Bluffs to follow.
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