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Dorothy M. Fishback

1921 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Dorothy M. Fishback Obituary

Dorothy M. Fishback, 95 passed away peacefully in her sleep on August 26, 2016 with her loving brother, Lucius, by her side. She was born January 5, 1921 in Colusa, CA to Fayette H. and Elsie M. Fitch.

She married Atlee A. Fishback in the Colusa Presbyterian Church 1939 and lived most of her life in Colusa.

She is survived by her brother Lucius Fitch of Colusa, sister Joyce Carstenbrook of Reno, NV; sons Richard (Cindy) of Williams, CA and David (Diana) of Colusa, daughter Judy Durbin (Jim) of Yuba City, CA, nine grandchildren, 12 great-grand children, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband Atlee, her parents Fayette and Elsie, siblings Robert G. Fitch, and infant twins Clarence H. Fitch and Fayette H. Fitch Jr.

Services are scheduled for Friday, September 9, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 326 Jay St., Colusa with her son-in-law Jim Durbin officiating. Viewing will be held at the church 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. prior to the services. Burial will follow at the Colusa Cemetery in Colusa, CA with a potluck reception afterwards at the church social hall.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her honor to First Presbyterian Church, Colusa or a .

Dorothy's family wishes to thank The Fountains staff and Hospice workers for her care and our support these last two months, and to all friends and family for their prayers, love and support.

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Published in Appeal Democrat on Sept. 7, 2016
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