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 Pete Fisher

Pete Fisher

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Death 17 Apr 1993 (aged 55)
Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
Burial Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
Plot Garden of the Good Shepherd
Memorial ID 71769564 · View Source
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Services for Pete Fisher [Albert Parke Fisher], a former United Press International photographer who was a two-time Pulitzer Prize nominee, will be 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Restland Wildwood Chapel in Dallas. Burial will be at Restland Memorial Park.

Mr. Fisher, 55, died Saturday at Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas.

He began working for UPI in the early 1950s. He was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in the 1960s and '70s for his coverage of the civil rights movement.

He also received other awards of merit for outstanding photography.

Mr. Fisher is survived by his wife, Georgiana Fisher; daughter Deborah Weidenkopf; son Parke Fisher; and mother Marjorie Eickmeyer, all of Dallas; and sister Sharon Baker of Hurst.

Dallas Morning News
April 20, 1993


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  • Created by: Carol Moore
  • Added: 22 Jun 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 71769564
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pete Fisher (18 Aug 1937–17 Apr 1993), Find A Grave Memorial no. 71769564, citing Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Carol Moore (contributor 46944791) .