Norma J. Fisher

February 10, 1933 ‒ February 17, 2010

Howard, Ohio

Norma Jean Fisher, age 77, of Apple Valley, passed peacefully Wednesday, February 17, 2010 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus. She was born on February 10, 1933 to the late John and Elizabeth (Steed) Leasure in Sistersville, WV. Norma retired from the Mount Vernon Developmental Center. Her greatest joy in life was her family, which she blessed and cultivated with an abundant love.

Norma is survived by her beloved daughters Jeanne Todd (Tony) Presutto of Canton, Amy (Jim Ed) Cobbs, and Carrie (Joey) Hinkle both of Columbus; loving grandchildren Rick (April) Fisher, Nathan (Crystal) Fisher, Justin (Janelle) Todd, Eric Fisher, Elisabeth and Olivia Cobbs, and Abraham Hinkle; five great-grandchildren; and a sister, Barbara Graham of Valley, Washington. In addition to her parents, Norma was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Richard J. Fisher Sr., son Richard J. Fisher Jr., grandson Ryan Todd (Teryn), son-in-law Danny Todd, brother John Leasure, sisters Virgina Sheese and Shirley Garrison.

A celebration of Norma’s life will be held on Saturday, February 27, at 2:00 PM at The Journey Church, 11968 Schenck Creek Road, Howard, Ohio 43028 with Pastor Tim Barenscheer officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to HomeReach Hospice 3595 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, Ohio 43214. A private interment will be in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens at a later date.

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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Norma Jean Fisher.