Joan Carolyn Fisher, 88, died September 22, 2022 at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock, Arkansas. She was born January 21, 1934 in State Center, Iowa, the daughter of Clarence and Margaret (Davis) Stanfield.
Joan graduated from State Center High School, class of 1951. She worked for West Marshall Community School, served on the Gutekunst library board for 18 years, the St. Paul Lutheran Church council and library board, and was treasurer of the American Legion Auxiliary. Organizations she belonged to include the St. Paul Lutheran women’s group, Easter Star, and the American Legion Auxiliary.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Robert Fisher, son Larry Dean Fisher, sister Ardis Stanfield, brother Wesley Stanfield, brother Wallace Stanfield, and great-grandson Royce Fisher.
Joan is survived by sister Phyllis Hansman-Cronk, sons Richard Fisher (wife Bobbie), Ronald Fisher (wife Sarah), and Thomas Fisher (wife Denise). She is also survived by grandchildren Jackie (Nick) Howard, Jared Fisher, Rod Fisher, Joel Fisher, and Nicholas Fisher.
A service of remembrance for Joan will be held on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 beginning at 10:30 A.M. at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in State Center. A visitation for family and friends will be held on Tuesday, October 11, 2022 from 4:30 to 7:00 P.M. at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in State Center. For those unable to attend, a livestream will be available for view on the Mitchell Family Funeral Home Facebook page. Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown has been entrusted with the service arrangements. For online condolences, please visit www.mitchellfh.com. Ph. 641-844-1234.
- Lovingly written by the family