William “Bill” Edward Fischer, Jr., age 90, of Somerset, KY, passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at the Jean Waddle Hospice Care Center.

Bill was born on January 29, 1928 in Louisville, KY to the late William E. Fischer, Sr. and Julia Schmidt Fischer.  He was retired Veteran of the United States Army, serving in WWII, Korea and Vietnam.

He is survived by one son, William E. Fischer III of Somerset; two daughters, Sandy (and Tom) Cannon of Lawton, OK and Renae (and Chris) Lawson of Shelbyville; his grandchildren, Jessica (and James), Jimmy (and Guida), Amanda (and Jesse), Rhiannon, Tiffany (and Jaamaul), William E. Fischer IV, Holly, Cheyenne (and Travis); and fifteen great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Along with his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Joy Ann Daly Fischer, who preceded him on October 2, 2016.

Visitation will be on Thursday, May 24, 2018 from 11:00am until 1:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

His funeral service will follow on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 1:00pm at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Mike Adams officiating.  Burial will be at Mill Springs National Cemetery.  Military Honors will be conducted by the American Legion Post #38 Honor Guard.

You are welcome to view the obituary and send condolences to the family at our website:  www.LakeCumberlandFuneralService.com

Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Bill Fischer, Jr.