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Barbara Liesener

d. September 26, 2020


Barbara Liesener, 70, of Eldora, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, September 26, 2020 at home.

Barbara Fiscus was born on November 13, 1949 in Audubon, Iowa, the daughter of John and Edna (Dean) Fiscus.  She was united in marriage to Robert Liesener, Sr. in 1979 in Dexter, Iowa, they moved to Eldora in 1990.   Barb was a hardworking woman dedicating most of her working career as a housekeeper at various motels.  Barb had recently fought through a battle with breast cancer. She enjoyed cooking, working on puzzles, traveling and spending time with her grandchildren.

Left to cherish her memory are her children: Robert Jr. (Karla) Liesener of Parker, CO; Vern (Kaye) Liesener of Creston, IA; and Jeffrey Liesener of Eldora, IA; 8 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband; parents; 3 brothers and 2 sisters.

The family will be hosting a Celebration of Life held at Dorothy’s Senior Center in Eldora on Saturday, October 3, 2020 from 11-2.  Memorial  contributions may be directed in her name to her family.  For further information or to send a condolence please visit

The family expresses their deepest gratitude for your condolences and joining them in this Celebration of Life for Barb.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Barbara Liesener, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, October 3, 2020

11:00am - 2:00 pm (Central time)

Dorothy's Senior Center

1306 17th Ave, Eldora, IA 50627

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