William Fisher

William E. Fisher, Jr.

BERLIN—William Edward Fisher, Jr., age 89, died Friday January 4, 2013 at Coastal Hospice at the Lake in Salisbury. Born in Berlin, he was the son of the late William E. Fisher, Sr. and Edna Birch Fisher.

He was preceded in death by his wife Alice Donnelly Fisher, four brothers; Clarence, Wilson, Norman and James Birch, a sister, Miriam Birch Cropper, and a companion, Joe Ann Ewell Keyser.

He is survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Mr. Fisher, a lifelong resident of Berlin, was a World War II Army Veteran. He had worked for Silco, and was a regional manager when he retired. He loved traveling and meeting people. He had friends at every stop in his territory. Mr. Fisher and his wife had owned the Spindrift Apartments in Ocean City for many years. He spent winters in Vero Beach, FL where he enjoyed the warm weather and golf. He was also an accomplished wood worker, and took many trips to the Lancaster, PA area to admire the workmanship and develop new ideas.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, January 9th at 1:00 PM at the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin. Friends may call one hour prior to the service. Rev. Dr. Olin Shockley will officiate. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a donation in his memory may be made to: , 1850 York Rd. Suite D, Timonium, MD 21093.

Funeral Home

Burbage Funeral Home - Berlin
108 William Street Berlin, MD 21811
(410) 641-2111

Published in The Daily Times from Jan. 8 to Jan. 9, 2013