William (Bill) Howard Fleisher, age 85, of Brainerd passed away at Bethany Good Samaritan on August 19, 2018. He was born September 23, 1932 in Walker, MN to Leon and Iva (Wood) Fleisher. Bill married the love of his life, Jovita Moran, on October 19, 1957. Together they had four children. Bill served his country in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He retired as a building superintendant from the US Post Office.
He will be deeply missed by his children, Jody (Terry) Tomporowski of Sauk Rapids, Jeff Fleisher of Brainerd, Joe (Kathy) Fleisher of Baxter, Jean (Jerry) Beckmann of Baxter; grandchildren, John Tomporowski, Ann Tomporowski, Jackie Fleisher, Scott (Dana) Brown, Dusty (Crystal) Brown, Lisa Fleisher, Aimee (Phil) Olsen, James Beckmann and Jacob Beckmann; great-grandchildren, Stella, Fiona, Flynn, Leo, Owen, Aiden, Alivia, and Ethan; sisters-in-law, May Fleisher of Devil’s Lake, ND and Mary Jean Suomalainen of Mora; brother-in-law, Duane Moran of Longville.
He is preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Jovita; parents; and brothers, Leon Jr., Donald, Robert and James.
A funeral service for Bill will be held on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 11AM at Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home-BRAINERD CHAPEL. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in Hackensack at Hillcrest Cemetery, Monday August 27, 2018 at 11AM.
Caring for Bill & the Fleisher Family:
Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home
BRAINERD CHAPEL 218-829-3581