Shirley Fisher

FISHER, Shirley Jean Griffith, 80, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, October 2, 2013, at Wheeling Hospital surrounded by her family.

She was born June 17, 1933, in Wheeling, the daughter of the late William and Evelyn Sells Griffith.

She was a member of Corpus Christi Catholic Church, and was a retired dietician from Wheeling Hospital with 17 years of service.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert C. Fisher, Sr.; grandson, Jeffrey D. Showalter; sisters, Norma, Janet, Eileen, and Lois; brother, Bill; her aunt who raised her, Madeline Griffith.

Shirley Jean is survived by a son, Robert C. Fisher, Jr. (Cheryl); daughters, Cindy Becker (Kevin), Robin Sample (James), and Jean Ann Larese (Mark), of Wheeling; stepdaughter, Becky Stewart of FL.; grandchildren, Stacey, Britanie, Sarah, and Robert Fisher, III, Joshua and Amy Becker, Jennifer Showalter, Jessica Paugh, Brian Thompson, Jon Thompson, Brandon Larese, Kristin Hurst, and Alison Murray; great-grandchildren, Gabby, Brody, Kendyll, Jesse, Aiden, Logan, and Gavin; brothers, Jack and Joseph Griffith; sisters, June Weisgerber, Judith Pegg, and Barbara Griffith.

Friends will be received Thursday, October 3, 2013, from 6-8 p.m. at Kepner Funeral Home, Burke Chapel, 2101 Warwood Avenue, Wheeling, WV 26003 (304-277-2722).

Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, October 4, 2013, 10:30 a.m. at Corpus Christi Catholic Church with Monsignor Eugene S. Ostrowski as celebrant.

Memorial contributions can be made to Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 1516 Warwood Avenue, Wheeling, WV 26003.

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