|Birth: ||Jan. 3, 1915|
|Death: ||Dec. 1, 2007|
Kathlyn, age 92, of Sand Springs, was the daughter of Thomas Monroe Fisher and Frances Ellen (Roark) Fisher. As a young woman, Kathlyn worked at the Cotton Mill, played the trombone in a local band, and participated in the Order of The Eastern Star. She was a close friend of Championship Wrestler and Sand Springs Hall of Famer, Johnnie Mae Young. She was a faithful and active member of the First Christian Church at 5th and Main in Sand Springs. She loved to read books, especially the Bible, and delighted in telling humorous family stories, of which there were many. Kathlyn always gave thanks for her family and blessed them continually with the sweetest of smiles. She also has many friends at Kirkwood Complex where she lived for 20 years. Kathlyn lived with her "Mama", Frances Fisher, until Frances' death at the age of 102. She also took care of several nieces and nephews. Besides her family, she was known as "Aunt" or "Grandma" to many, other children, having worked for 16 years as a nurse's aide at Hissom Memorial Center and volunteering with Project Headstart, and the Foster Grandparent Program. She continued these activities as long as she was physically able. Most of her life was dedicated to being a caregiver.
Kathlyn is survived by her loving companion, a Jack Russell Terrier name "Peggy". She also leaves many loving relatives, especially many nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, great-great nieces and nephews, and great-great-great nieces and nephews, along with a multitude of friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, one sister, and five brothers. The funeral service was held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, December 4, 2007 at First Christian Church of Sand Springs.
Thomas Monroe Fisher (1865 - 1935)
William Benton Fisher (1898 - 1968)*
Claude Manson Fisher (1900 - 1997)*
Connie Priestly Fisher (1902 - 1994)*
Joseph Talbert Fisher (1904 - 1928)*
Thelma Beatrice Fisher Riggs (1907 - 1965)*
Chester Edmond Fisher (1910 - 2000)*
Lorida Kathlyn Fisher Chambers (1915 - 2007)
Woodland Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: Number1
Record added: Dec 06, 2007
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