|Birth: ||Nov. 21, 1925|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Aug. 13, 2000|
Joseph E. Fisher passed away on August 13, 2000 at Reid Hospital and Health Care Services in Richmond, Indiana.
He was born on November 21, 1925 in Queens, New York to Vincent D. and Jane Monica Hammill Fisher and had lived in the Milton area for the past 30 years.
He graduated from Columbia College and Columbia School of engineering. He retired after years in the Ford Corporation Headquarters in the Manufacturing Standards Department. He had also worked at ACF Industries and General Electric.
He was a member of the St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, the American Society of Professional Engineers, the American Society of Metallurists, the National Rifle Association and an Honorary Member of the 2nd Amendment Task Force.
He was a World War II Army veteran where he served in the European Campaign. He was in all the major battles in Europe including the Battle of the Bulge serving in the 3rd Army under General Patton and was in the 76th division. His honors include two bronze Stars, Good Conduct Medal, WW II Victory Medal and the EAME Campaign Medal.
He is a member of the William O. Frazier Post 333 of the American Legion in Hagerstown, Indiana.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia, one daughter Bridget McPartland, two sons Joseph and Peter and several grandsons.
Funeral services were held at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Cambridge City with burial in Riverside Cemetery. Waskom Capital Hill Chapel in Cambridge City was in charge of arrangements.
Patricia G. Fisher (1934 - 2001)*
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Record added: Apr 17, 2013
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