KENNETH A. FISHER (Age 66)
Formerly of Fanwood, NJ, died of multiple sclerosis and cancer April 13, 2013 at Reston Hospital Center in Reston, Virginia. Born in New York City, he graduated from The Pennington School in New Jersey and received a BA in journalism from Ottawa University in Kansas.
He enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps
in 1969 and served as editor and sports information director for the Marine Corps newspaper, The Quantico Sentry. He co-founded and was editor in chief of The Plainfield Times weekly newspaper in Plainfield, New Jersey from 1972 to 1974.
Between 1974 and 1999 he was a communications and personnel management association executive in Washington, D.C. at the National Association of Personnel Consultants, International Personnel Management Association, American Society of Landscape Architects and American Resort Development Association.
His marriage to Barbara Loe Fisher ended in divorce. He is survived by his children, Christian Fisher (Cheryl) of Reston, VA; Ryan Fisher (Jenny) of Springfield, VA and Jessica Fisher of Leesburg, VA. A gravesight service was held at Fairview Cemetery in Westfield, NJ. on April 27, 2013.