Gregory A. Fiske CDR SC, USN (Ret.), 57, of Short Road, died peacefully on September 1, 2013 surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Terrie (Munroe) Fiske. They were married for 28 years.
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Born in Providence, a son of Elenore (Schroder) Fiske of Barrington and the late Fred B. Fiske, he lived in Barrington for 52 years.
Mr. Fiske was President of Anchor Insulation Co. Inc. for many years until his illness. Their headquarters are in Pawtucket and branch offices in Tewksbury, MA, Niantic, CT, Manchester, CT and East Haven, CT
Greg was past President of the Association of Facility Engineer's Rhody Chapter 63. He was a member of the Board of Directors of the East Providence Chamber of Commerce and member of the Board of Directors of the National Insulation Contractors Exchange.
Mr. Fiske was a United States Navy Veteran.
Greg enjoyed golfing, gardening, making homemade wine and beekeeping.
Besides his wife and mother, he is survived by three sons; Tyler J. Fiske and his wife Christy of East Providence, Jordan A. Fiske and Connor G. Fiske, both at home, a daughter; Haley R. Fiske at home, two brothers; Jerry T. Fiske and his wife Cynthia of Barrington and Eric E. Fiske and his wife Marsha of Westerly, a sister; Kimberly S. Whyte and her husband Douglas of Barrington, two grandchildren; Lilya Fiske and Eleanor Fiske and several nieces and nephews.
His funeral service will be held on Saturday September 7, 2013 in the Barrington Baptist Church, 25 Old County Road, Barrington at 11 am. Burial with Military Honors will follow in Forest Chapel Cemetery, Nayatt Road, Barrington.
Calling hours will be held on Wednesday September 4, 2013 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside from 4-8 pm. Flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Greg's memory to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas, 66675 would be deeply appreciated. www.wrwatsonfuneralhome.com
W Raymond Watson Funeral Home
350 Willett Ave Riverside, RI 02915
Published in The Westerly Sun from Sept. 4 to Sept. 6, 2013