It is with sadness the family announces the passing of Helmut Tischer at the age of 85 years. Helmut was born to Emil and Christine Tischer May 10, 1930 on a family farm southeast of Leduc, the middle child of 4 sisters and 3 brothers.
Helmut is survived by his wife Helen; step daughter Tammy Issler and family; step son Ed Tischer and family; also Wayne Tischer and family; and step son Dan Tischer; as well as 11 grandchildren. He was predeceased by his mother and father, his first wife Jessie Tischer and son Anthony Tischer; sisters Eleanor, Ruby and Hannah. He was a proud mixed dairy farmer and neighbor to all.
A Funeral Service will be held Friday, April 8, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church (5.5 km South of Leduc on Hwy 2A, 5 km East on Glen Park Road).
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, 10985 – 124 Street, Edmonton, AB T5M 0H9.