Iliene Lucile Myers Fisher
1929 — 2021
Iliene Lucile Myers Fisher, 92, passed away September 18, 2021 at her residence in Legacy House Assisted Living in Farmington, Utah. She returned to her Heavenly home of natural causes due to age, peacefully and surrounded by family. Iliene was born on June 25, 1929 in Boise, Idaho to Lucile Sabin and Marcus Lemuel Myers. She was born, the second of seven children that included two brothers and five sisters. She grew up in South Boise, Idaho and attended Boise High School. Iliene attended BYU and majored in Home Economics. She graduated in 1951 and during this time, met and married the love of her life, Claire J Fisher. They were sealed in the Idaho Falls Temple on December 21, 1951. She is survived by all of her six children, Cathy Jan (Brad) Montierth, Kent Jay (Marilyn) Fisher, Teresa (Joel) Dickson, Albert Lee (Kara) Fisher, Diana (Dennis) Maisey, and Julie (Kenneth) Chugg. They lived in Ogden Utah where they raised their family.
Iliene taught home economics at Highland Jr. High School. She was an excellent cook, seamstress, canner, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed reading, doing needle work and crocheting items for her children and grandchildren.
Iliene has been a faithful member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints where she has served in multiple callings. In 1988, Claire and Iliene were called to serve a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to labor in Sierra Leone, West Africa. They also served many years as ushers at The Conference Center in Salt Lake City. Her greatest joy in life was her husband, children and grandchildren. Iliene loved the Lord. Her testimony of the Savior, Jesus Christ, was evident by her example of love and service to others and her family throughout her life.
She is loved by her 25 grandchildren and 81 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by four sisters, Violate Glenna Lauritzen, LaVarna Hochstrasser, Neva Rae Maughan, Jeanne Renae Snyder; and one brother, Leon A Myers. She was preceded in death by her husband, Claire J Fisher; her parents, Marcus and Lucile Myers; one brother, Norville Marcus Myers; and one great-grandson, Beckham Rex Sulser.
Funeral services will be held Friday, September 24, 2021 at 10 a.m. at the Lindquist’s North Ogden Mortuary, 2140 N. Washington Blvd. Friends may visit with family on Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 9 to 9:45 a.m. at the mortuary. Interment, Ben Lomond Cemetery, North Ogden.
Memories and condolences may be shared at: www.lindquistmortuary.com.