Anton J. Fisher

(June 5, 1873 - October 2, 1963)

The Lusk Herald
October 10, 1963

Anton Fisher Dies at Torrington Oct. 2

Anton J. Fisher, 90, a pioneer Goshen county resident, died at his home in Torrington, October 2. He was well known in the Prairie Center community.

He was born at Dresden, Germany, June 5, 1873. He came to the United States 74 years ago, and to Wyoming in 1897, where he worked for the Union Pacific Railroad while the tracks were being built to Encampment.

He married Louisa Armburst in 1899. They lived in Nebraska until 1912 when they moved to the northern part of Goshen county. In 1943 he retired and moved to Torrington.

He is survived by his widow, three sons, Albert, of Ft. Laramie, Harry of Lodge Grass, Mont., and Bill of Hot Springs, S. D.; five daughters, Mrs. Clara Heller of Ft. Laramie, Mrs. Anna Redifer of Van Tassell, Mrs. Rose Kenyon of Monterey, Calif., Mrs. Lillian Hoyt of Silverton, Ore., and Mrs. Margaret Randall of Fremont; one sister, Mrs. Marie Van Slyke of Truewater, Wash.; and 17 grandchildren and 38 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held October 5, at the Torrington Presbyterian church with the Rev. Howard Osborne officiating. Burial was in the Valley View Cemetery.

| A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z |

Genealogy Search

Type your search terms into the box below and his 'Search!' to begin searching the genealogy archives.

The Niobrara County Library Foundation, Inc. accepts online donations. Click to contribute via PayPal or credit/debit card.

Peruse our extensive genealogical archives, with entries sorted alphabetical by first and last name.
We are currently adding birth record information to the website, with entries sorted alphabetical by first and last name.
This resource provides an alphabetical listing of names, broken down by cemetery, of those buried in area cemeteries. This resource can assist you in locating the exact location of these grave sites.
Genealogy Links

Debbie Sturman, Director
425 South Main Street, P O Box 510
Lusk, WY 82225-0510
Phone: 307-334-3490
© 2020, Niobrara County Library