Helen R. Fisher

June 06, 1921 ‒ December 22, 2009

Columbus, Ohio

Helen R. Fisher, 88, a life long resident of Galion, died Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2009 at Galion Community Hospital.

Born June 6, 1921 in Columbus, she was the daughter of the late Joseph McManes and Florence Ruth McCann McManes. She married John E. Fisher on March 31, 1940 and he preceded her Jan. 30, 2004.

She was a graduate of Galion High School and a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Galion. She was very active in Galion Community Hospital Auxiliary, TWIG #7, where she is a lifetime member and served as President of the Auxiliary for two years.

She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law: Ruth Ann and William Epperson, of Perrysburg; one son: John Michael “Mike” Fisher, of Galion; four grandchildren: Joseph Sevanne Epperson, Susan Timothy Ferritto, Beth Matt Richardson and Kathryn Jon Compton; great grandchildren, Michael and Drew Epperson, Cole and Taylor Rose Ferritto, Tyler and Sean Richardson, Samantha, Sidney, Donald and Daniel Compton; three sisters and two brothers-in-law: Mary Jean and Robert Miller, of North Carolina, Betty and John Huml, of Crestline and Martha Hinkle, of Louisville, Ky.; one brother and sister-in-law: Dr. Joe and Pat McManes, of Celina.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Robert McManes.

Friends may call from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 27, 2009 at Richardson-Davis Funeral Home where services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 28, 2009 with Father Robert Haas officiating. Interment will be in Iberia Cemetery.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, North West Region, 740 Commerce Dr., Suite B, Perrysburg, OH 43551.