Irene Balogh Fischer

Irene Balogh Fischer

AGE: 96 • Monroe Twp., formerly of South River

Irene Balogh Fischer died Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 at the Cranbury Center, Monroe Township. She was 96. Born in Elyria, Ohio, she lived in South River most of her life, before moving to Monroe Township in 2004. She was a seamstress for her entire working life, retiring from South River Dress Company. Mrs. Fischer was a member of the First Reformed Church in South River.

She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph Fischer in 2000; and her son, Joseph J. Fischer in 1999. Surviving are her daughter-in-law, Barbara Leighton Fischer of Monroe Township; a sister,

Rosemarie Balogh of Monroe Twp.; 2 grandchildren, Joseph (Brenda) Fischer, and Laura (Michael) Toto; and 5 great grandchildren, Joseph, Catherine, Douglas, Michael and Peter.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, 11:00 AM, at The Brunswick Memorial Home, 454 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick, followed by interment at Washington Monumental Cemetery, South River. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. For directions, please visit In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to .

Funeral Home

Brunswick Memorial Funeral Home
454 Cranbury Rd East Brunswick, NJ 08816
(732) 254-9393

Published in Home News Tribune on Nov. 20, 2013