Dean W. Fisher
1932 - 2014
Newcomer Funeral Home - Akron
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Akron, OH
Dean W. Fisher

Dean W. Fisher- Follower of Christ, passed to his Heavenly reward on Sunday, July 20, 2014 surround by his loving family.

Dean was born on October 7, 1932 in Newry, Pennsylvania to Minnie and Grant Fisher. Dean retired from the AC&Y/Norfolk and Southern Railway Company after 38 years of service.

After retirement from the railway company, he was employed by Market Day as a truck driver until being diagnosed with Glioblastoma in July 2013.

Preceded in death by his parents, Grant and Minnie Fisher; brothers, Donald, Richard, Earl, Charles, James, Dale and Dervin Fisher; Mother and Father-in-law, Arthur and Faye Beck; brother-in-law, Larry Beck; and grandson, Jeffery Kammer.

Dean is survived by his bride of 62 years, Doris Fisher (Beck); children, Bruce (Kay) Fisher, Donna (Lonnie) Kammer, Debbie (Mike) Logan, and Brian (Marianne) Fisher; 12 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Dean loved spending time with his family and their yearly vacations to Pigeon Lake, Ontario Canada.

The family would like to express special thanks for the great care of our father to: Cooper Cancer, Dr. Clifford and staff, and the special staff of Summa Hospice Home Care, and the amazing staff at Barberton Hospital Palliative Care Unit.

Celebration of Life service to be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Christ Community Chapel in Hudson, 750 W. Streetsboro St., Hudson, Ohio 44236. Reverends Joseph Serbin and Marshal Brandon officiating.

"I can hear the call now coming from the portals of Heaven "Come home son, it's suppertime".

The family request that memorial donations in Dean's name be made to Urban Vision (Inter City Mission Work) P.O. Box 1563 Akron, Ohio 44309. To leave a special message for the family online, visit


Published by Akron Beacon Journal on Jul. 23, 2014.
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He will be missed God Bless you Doris
Thomas Babcock
Orlando FL
October 14, 2014
So sorry to hear about Dean. We always enjoyed catching up with all of you in Pennsylvania. Our deepest sympathies to you in your time of sorrow.
Dennis and Pamela Mohn
July 28, 2014
To the Fisher family,
We are so sorry for your loss. Dean was great man. He had a smile that would light up a room. We are praying for God's peace and comfort during this time. We have comfort that we know we will see him again.
Bev and Rusty Hopkins
Indian Trail, North Carolina
Rusty and Bev Hopkins
July 25, 2014
To the entire Fisher family,

My thoughts and prayers are with you -- Dean was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather and I know how much he will be missed by everyone. He was truly a man of faith and he is now resting in our Lord's embrace in heaven. My deepest sympathy and condolences for your loss.

Cindy Haston
July 25, 2014
Dear Fisher Family, we are so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you - The Sessions
Susan Sessions
July 24, 2014
Dear Doris and Family, Our deepest sympathy for the loss of your dear husband and father. Sincerely,
Teresa and Joe Latona
July 24, 2014
Gary & I celebrate Dean's life and beautiful family. He's a lovely gentleman, and will be greatly missed. Our condolences.
Laurie Lewis
July 24, 2014
Dear Fisher Family, we wish to express our deep regrets for your loss. I will always remember the twinkle in his eyes, the smile on his face, and the joy of our Lord in his heart!
Bob and Marilyn Blythe
July 24, 2014
So sorry to hear about Dean. Mike and I send our deepest prayers.
Mike & Liz (Marino)
July 23, 2014
To Doris and all of the Fisher family we send our deepest sympathy. We will all miss Dean very much. With love, Janet, Michelle, John & Katie
July 23, 2014
Dear Brian & Families:

Very sorry to hear of the loss of your father. He is in God's hands now, may he rest in eternal peace.

Tony & Cindy Joyner-Newell
July 23, 2014
Dear Donna, Lonnie, and all the families. We were sorry to hear about the passing of Dean. He will be missed but we will always remember his smiling face. With regrets,
Claudia and Ron Kammer
Cathalynn and Michael Thompson
July 23, 2014
Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.
The Staff of Newcomer Funeral Home
July 23, 2014
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