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Laverne Fischer

Laverne Fischer

Male 1918 - 1998  (80 years)


  • Name Laverne Fischer 
    Born 24 Jan 1918  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne Fischer
    Laverne Fischer
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1920  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • E. 3rd Street; Lavern Fisher, 1 years old, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; enumerated on census as son in home of Fred and Agnes Fisher
    1920 U.S. Census
    1920 U.S. Census
    Madison County, Illinois
    Residence 1930  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1930 U.S. Census
    1930 U.S. Census
    Madison County, Illinois
    Individual Note May 1932  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Accompanist for The Caecilian Club 
    • accompanist for The Caecilian Club musical at Ss Peter and Paul Catholic Church
    Individual Note 1936 
    Portrait 
    Laverne Fischer
    Laverne Fischer
    Education Jun 1936  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    graduated with honors from Marquette Catholic High School 
    Education Sept 1936  West Mount, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    entered St. Joseph's College 
    Education Sept 1937  West Mount, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    attended St. Joseph's College 
    Education Sept 7, 1938  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne departed Alton to attend school at St. Joseph's College in West Mount, Illinois 
    Individual Note Sept 3, 1938  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Dinner in his Honor 
    • Mrs. Edward Fischer and Mrs. Harry Henry hosted surprise dinner party for Laverne, before he returned to college for his sophomore year
    Individual Note Jul 1938  Oak Park, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Trip to Visit Aunt Delia 
    • Laverne visited his aunt Delia for ten days
    Individual Note 1939 
    Portrait 
    Laverne Fischer
    Laverne Fischer
    Graduation from St. Pats
    Education Jun 1939  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne, along with cousin Felix Boschert, returned home from St. Joseph's College at Westmont, Illinois 
    Education 2 Aug 1939  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne departed Alton and entered St. Francis Novitiate at Teutopolis, Illinois, to continue his studies for the priesthood at St. Joseph's Seminary 
    Religion 12 Aug 1939  Teutopolis, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tonsure Ceremonial 
    • Laverne participated in a tonsure cermemonial and received the religious name of Father Tarsicius Fischer, A.F.M.
    Tonsure Ceremonial
    Tonsure Ceremonial
    Education 1940  Cleveland, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    after his religious profession, studied philosophy for three years at Our Lady of Angels Seminary. He then took up the study of theology at St. Joseph's Seminary, at Teutopolis 
    Religion 20 Jun 1946  Teutopolis, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Ordination: Ordained to the priesthood as a member of the Franciscan Order by Bishop Griffen at the monastery in Teutopolis, Illinois. 
    Laverne's Ordination
    Laverne's Ordination
    Religion 23 Jun 1946  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Returned to his boyhood parish and celebrated his first solemn Mass at St. Patrick's Church 
    First Mass
    St. Patrick Catholic Church
    Agnes and son Laverne Fischer
    Fischer Family
    Education Jul 1946  Teutopolis, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Returned to St. Joseph's Seminary at Teutopolis, to study for an additional year 
    Individual Note Aug 1949  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Laverne, on teaching staff at St. Joseph's Seminary in West Mount, Illinois, returned to Alton to visit parents
    Individual Note 12 Jun 1950  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Christened nephew Gregory Joseph St. George in St. Matthew's Church
    Individual Note 18 Aug 1951  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    attended birthday party for Judy Ann Hittle, who turned 6 
    Individual Note Aug 1952  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne, along with his aunt Delia, arrived in Alton for a two-week visit with his parents 
    Individual Note Aug 1952  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    with his aunt Delia, arrived in Alton for a two-week visit with his parents 
    Individual Note Jun 1953  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne returned to Alton from St. Joseph's Seminary, to visit his parents for two weeks. While in Alton, assisted at St. Patrick's Church 
    Individual Note Jun 1953  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne returned to Alton from St. Joseph's Seminary, to visit his parents for two weeks. While in Alton, assisted at St. Patrick's Church 
    Occupation Jun 1954  West Mount, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    St. Joseph's Seminary 
    Individual Note 16 Jun 1954  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne's mother, Agnes Fischer, passed away. Laverne sang requiem mass on Monday, June 19th at Ss Peter and Paul Church, and then served as celebrant during funeral at Ss Peter and Pau, and delivered committal rites at St. Pat's cemetery on June 21 
    Individual Note Aug 1959  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne's mother, Agnes Fischer, passed away. Laverne sang requiem mass on Laverne returned to Alton for a two-weeks vacation from Westmont College of chicago, where Laverne was on the music faculty. Stayed at St. Patrick's Parish House 
    Individual Note Aug 1961  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne was dinner gust at the home of his cousin, Mrs. Gilbert Stotle 
    Individual Note 19 Aug 1963  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne was celebrant of the Mass at the funeral for Mrs. Mary Ann Thornton, held at St. Patrick's Church 
    Individual Note 2 Jun 1965  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne was celebrant of Requiem High Mass in St. Patrick's Catholic Church for his aunt, Delia Ann Little. He also officiated at St. Patrick's Cemetery 
    Individual Note 24 Jul 1967  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne was celebrant of a Requiem Mass at St. Mary's Church for Felix Boschert, husband of his aunt Mae Little Boschert. Laverne delivered the sermon and officiated at committal rites in St. Joseph's Cemetery 
    Individual Note 24 Jul 1967  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne was celebrant of a Requiem Mass at St. Mary's Church for Felix Boschert, husband of his aunt Mae Little Boschert. Laverne delivered the sermon and officiated at committal rites in St. Joseph's Cemetery 
    Individual Note 17 Aug 1968  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne was celebrant for the marriage of Kathleen Ann Kinsella and Raymond Duane Kinrichs, at St. Patrick's church 
    Residence 1970  St. Paul, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Individual Note 22 Apr 1970  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne was celebrant at the funeral Mass for his father at St. Patrick's Catholic Church 
    Individual Note 4 Aug 1976  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne conducted funeral services for Emily Johnson at St. Patrick's Catholic Church 
    Individual Note 25 sept 1976  Godfrey, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne conducted funeral services for Lena Fischer Wetstein at St. Ambrose Catholic Church 
    Individual Note 7 Aug 1978  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne officaited at funeral for George Edwards, held at St. Patrick's Catholic Church 
    Individual Note 13 Dec 1979  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne was celebrant at funeral Mass for his brother-in-law, Joseph St. George, at the St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Alton 
    Individual Note Nov 1984  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne officated at wedding of Margaret Mary Hackethal and Michael Edward Elmore, at the St. Matthew's Catholic Church 
    Individual Note 15 Dec 1990  Godfrey, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne officated at funeral for his step-mother, Bertha M. Fischer, which was held at Elias-Smith Funeral Home 
    Individual Note 27 Aug 1994  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne was celebrant at funeral Mass for his aunt Nellie Little Richey 
    Died 20 Feb 1998  Park Ridge, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Funeral Card
    Funeral Card
    Laverne Fischer
    Funeral 24 Feb 1998  Chicago, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    at St. Peter Church of Chicago, where Laverne served as Confessor for over 30 years; he was also a faculty and choir member of St. Joseph's Seminary, had served 3 years as Asst. Pastor of Sacred Heart Church, St. Paul, MN 
    St. Peter's Church, Chicago (in the Loop)
    St. Peter's Church, Chicago (in the Loop)
    Buried Hillside, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laverne Fischer
    Laverne Fischer
    Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery
    Plot: Section 7, Franciscan Fathers; Grave 148
    Person ID I64304  My Family Tree
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2019 

    Father Fred Herman Fischer,   b. 21 Dec 1894, Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1970, Godfrey, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Agnes Little,   b. 5 Sept 1896, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1954, Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 13 Mar 1915  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Record
    Marriage Record
    Fred Fischer and Agnes Little
    Family ID F9845  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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