Carole J. Fischer

ULYSSES - Carole J. Fischer, age 76, of Gentry, AR, died Nov. 8, 2020, at Circle of Life / Earlene Howard Hospice Home in Springdale, AR. She was born Nov. 12, 1943, in Bethany, MO, the daughter of James Otis and Mary Kay (Wilson) Steele. Carole graduated from Gilpin County High School. She married Steve Fischer in 1977 in Las Vegas, NV. She then worked in the family business and managed her own crew.


She is survived by her husband, Steve; two sons, Craig Fischer and Perry J. Fischer; nine grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren. Carole is preceded in death by her parents; infant daughter, Pamela; granddaughter; daughter, Jamie Fischer-Arborgast; and two brothers, Jeff Steele and Phil Steele.


Funeral service will be Nov. 12, 2020, at 10 a.m. at Grant Mennonite Church in rural Grant County, KS. Interment will follow at Ulysses Cemetery. Friends may call Nov. 11, 2020, from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. at Garnand Funeral Home in Ulysses, KS. Memorial contributions may be given to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 405 W. Grant Ave, Ulysses, KS 67880. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com .