Shirley A. Fisher 1931-2019

GIRARD — Shirley Ann Fisher, 87, of Girard, passed away peacefully Friday, May 24, 2019, at Hospice House in Poland.

Shirley was born July 22, 1931, in Youngstown, the daughter of Clifford and Mable Witsaman Williams.

Shirley was an active member of St. Rose Church, working as a lector and with the youth of the parish for many years. She was a devoted loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother to her family.

She leaves to cherish her memory her husband of 68 years, Richard J. Fisher, whom she married March 14, 1951; her children, Richard J. (Debra) Fisher Jr. of Bardstown, Ky., Patricia A. (Jerry) Pekar of Youngstown, Leslie (Veronica) Fisher of Liberty, Jeffrey Fisher of Girard and Felicia (David) LaCerva of Jupiter, Fla.; her grandchildren, Stephany, Caiti, Melissa, Jared, Sara, Scott, Adrienne, Emily, Jacob, Jaimie and Johnny; 22 great-grandchildren; and her most beloved dog, Rosie.

Shirley was preceded in death by her sister, Avalon Lavin; and brother, Donald Williams.

A Memorial Mass will be 5:30 p.m. Friday, June 14, 2019, with a reception to follow, at Saint Rose Church. A 4:30 p.m. contemplation period will precede the memorial service. Visit www.blackstonefuneral home.com to view this obituary and to send any expressions of sympathy to the family.

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