Janice E. Fisher
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Janice E. Fisher, 57, of Kerr Avenue Extension, Emlenton, went to be with the Lord at 7:09 p.m. Wednesday at UPMC Shadyside in Pittsburgh following a brief illness.
Janice was born in Butler on Feb. 21, 1955. She was the daughter of Betty Jean Wetzel Helsel and the late David G. Helsel.
She was a longtime active member of the Emlenton United Methodist Church, where she enjoyed participating in church mission trips. She enjoyed flower gardening, vacationing at the shore and loved spending time with her grandchildren.
Janice was a 1973 graduate of Allegheny-Clarion Valley High School. In her early years, she had been employed by Northwest Bank in Emlenton, and for more than 25 years she had been employed by Farmers National Bank in Emlenton.
Janice was married in Parker on Oct. 22, 1977, to Gary G. Fisher, who survives. Also surviving are her mother, Betty Jean Helsel of Emlenton; two children, Joshua J. Fisher and his wife, Jackie, of Emlenton and Adrienne Fallecker and her husband, Tech. Sgt. USAF Gregory A., of Sumpter, S.C.; three grandchildren, Kaylee Marie Fisher of Emlenton, and Mikkenzie Mikkel and Westin Levi Fallecker of Sumpter, S.C.; her mother-in-law, Mary Olive Fisher of Emlenton; one brother-in-law, Eric Fisher and his wife, Elaine, of St. Petersburg; one sister-in-law, Judy Karnes and her husband, Ken, of Cranberry Township, Venango County; as well a number of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her father, David G. Helsel, and her father-in-law, Jack Fisher.
FISHER - Friends of Janice E. Fisher, who died Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2012, will be received at the Hile Funeral Home, 1204 Kerr Ave., Emlenton, from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday and from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday.
A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with the Rev. James W. Kimmel, pastor of the Emlenton United Methodist Church, officiating, assisted by the Rev. Nancy Dunmire, pastor of St. Mark's United Church of Christ at Monroe. Interment will follow in the Emlenton Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Emlenton United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 721, Emlenton, PA 16373.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.hilefh.com.
Published in Butler Eagle from Dec. 8 to Dec. 9, 2012