Robert Allan Fisher
Robert Allan Fisher, 65, of Venice, FL, formerly of Binghamton, NY, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at his side. Robert was born in Brooklyn, NY on June 15, 1948. He graduated from Chenango Forks High School Class of '66 where he met his high school sweetheart and one true love, Barbara (Touth), his wife of 44 years. Robert graduated from the University of Connecticut with a Bachelors of Science. He worked for Novartis Pharmaceuticals for 37 years. Robert was predeceased by his father, John F. Fisher, and sister, Ellen M. Fisher. He is survived by his wife, Barbara (Touth); their two children, Amy and husband, Charles Pettinato of Allendale, NJ, and Dr. Keith Fisher and his wife, Kristin of San Antonio, TX. He is also survived by his four beautiful grandchildren who brought him unspeakable joy, Olivia and Annie Pettinato, Ellen Bernadette and Christopher Fisher. He is also survived by his mother, Ingeborg M. Fisher of Venice, FL; and brother, John D. Fisher of Charlton, MA.
Memorial Services will be held Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 10:00 AM in St. Francis of Assisi Church, 1031 Chenango Street, Hillcrest. Family and friends are invited to call at the James V. DeMarco & Son Funeral Home, 737 Chenango Street, Port Dickinson, NY on Wednesday from 4 - 7 PM. The family wishes to express their gratitude to the doctors and nurses of Wilson Memorial Hospital's Cardiac Care Unit for their exceptional care and compassion. The family also wishes to express thanks to their devoted friends and neighbors at 4 Oak Street for their limitless care and support. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Robert's name to: Wilson Hospital's Cardiac Care Unit, 33-57 Harrison Street, Johnson City, NY 13790.