Justine Fischer Resident of Berkeley Justine Fischer, a native of Berkeley, died peacefully on March 10th. Her family surrounded her with loving care and admiration for her courageous response to brain cancer. She had many gifts and accomplishments: an inviting smile, an open heart that welcomed friends, and magic fingers that offered healing massage. She earned a BA and a California certificate as an aesthetician and worked as a caregiver. She is survived by her two children, Ian Fischer Laycock and Leonie Fischer Laycock, her daughter in law, Rebekah Wills, and her parents, Joe and Clare Fischer. Donations to the National Brain Tumor Society (www.braintumor.org).
Published in Contra Costa Times on Mar. 17, 2013