Nancy Catherine Fisher

1937 - 2021


Nancy Catherine Fisher was born March 18, 1937, the daughter of John Sr. and Maxine (Baugh) Durst.  She graduated from Keota High School.  Nancy was married to Carroll Fisher and to this union they were blessed with four children.  They later divorced.  Nancy worked at Owens Brush (Oral B) for 42 years. 

She enjoyed crocheting, sewing, woodworking, being outdoors and going to the Iowa State Fair. 

Nancy died Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2021, at the Compass Memorial Hospital in Marengo at the age of 84 years.
She is survived by four children: Julie (Hunter) Tandy of Columbus Junction, Jerry ( Dawn) Fisher of Washington, Terry (Karri) Fisher of Wellman and Tracy Fisher of Wellman; 12 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two brothers: Duane (Peggy) Durst and John Jr. (Syd) Durst all of Wellman; a sister: Jo Criss of Washington; and a sister-in-law: Bonnie Durst of Wellman. 

She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers: Michael and Richard Durst.
Celebration of life service was held Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022, at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman.  Burial was in the Wellman Cemetery.  A memorial fund has been established for North English QRS.  Messages and tributes may be left at