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 Fern <I>Orton</I> Fisher

Fern Orton Fisher

Midvale, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 11 May 1993 (aged 71)
Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Midvale, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot B, 58, 7
Memorial ID 64662 · View Source
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The Deseret News
May 13, 1993
page B10

Fern Orton Fisher, age 71, our beloved mother, grandmother and sister, passed away May 11, 1993.

She was born August 11, 1921 in Midvale, Utah, to William Lorenzo and Mary Ann Steadman Orton. On September 8, 1941, she married Phillip Marion Fisher. They later divorced. Fern was an active member of the LDS Church serving as Sunday School teacher, Primary chorister, counselor and Stake Board Member, Relief Society chorister, counselor and President, Sunday School secretary and ward chorister. She was presently Relief Society secretary at the Crosslands Branch. Fern was a member of the Midvale Business and Professional Club, Treasurer and President; State Business and Professional Club where she served as State Secretary. She was a former BPW Woman of The Year.

Survivors: daughters and son, Mary Anne Gadd and husband, Doug, Monroe, Utah; Phyllis Y. Greenfield, Bountiful, Utah; Fern L. "Sandy" Holmberg and husband, Doug, West Jordan, Utah; Jacqueline Robinson and husband, David, Salt Lake City, Utah; Glen S. Fisher, San Jose, California; Betty May Dupaix and husband, Harold, Sandy, Utah; 24 grandchildren and five great grandchildren; brother, Glen W. Orton and wife, Evelyn, Milaca, Minnesota. Preceded in death by sisters, Pearl Mary and Eva.

Funeral services Friday, May 14, 1993, 11 a.m. in the Midvale 2nd LDS Ward Chapel 97 West 7500 South. Friends may call at Goff Mortuary 8090 So. State Thursday 6-8 p.m. and Friday at the church from 9:45-10:45 a.m. Interment, Midvale City Cemetery.

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