Barbara A. Fiscus 76

Barbara A. Fiscus 76, of Mount Carmel, Illinois, passed away on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Indiana surrounded by the love of her family.  She was born June 26, 1942 in Wabash County, Illinois, the daughter of Betty (Beckerman) Hershberger.  Barbara married Donald Fiscus on October 18, 2002 and he survives.

Barbara was a devoted homemaker.  Her children and grandchildren meant the world to her.  Barbara was naturally very artistic.  She was an avid yard sale seeker and enjoyed browsing thrift shops.  Barbara was devoted to her Christian Faith.  She was a very generous person and often times secretly blessed others in need.  She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Barbara will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Donald Fiscus; children, Tonya Murphy, Jay (Kim) Goodson, Mark (Stacey) Goodson; grandchildren, Andy (Amanda) Murphy, Lauren Goodson, Caleb Goodson, Emily Goodson, Ellie Goodson, Cameron (Marissa) Kieffer; great-grandchildren, Silas Murphy, Grayson Kieffer; sister, Louise (Steve) Taylor; nephews, Tony, Jarrod and Damon Banks, Brent Taylor.

Barbara was preceded in death by her mother; and one daughter, Lisa Goodson.

Family and friends are invited to gather for a Visitation from 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 11, 2019 at Parkview Christian Church. 

Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 11, 2019 at Parkview Christian Church with Pastor Daniel Moore and Pastor Mark Richison officiating.  Burial will follow at Highland Memorial Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made in Barbara’s memory to Parkview Christian Church.  Envelopes will be at the Church or can be mailed to Keepes Funeral Home, 1500 North Cherry Street, Mount Carmel, IL 62863.

Keepes Funeral Home is serving the family with the arrangements.  To view Barbara’s tribute wall, purchase flowers and leave condolences for the Fiscus family, please visit