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Sylvan Abbey Funeral Home & Memorial Park

2853 Sunset Point Rd, Clearwater, FL

OBITUARY

Mary S. FISHER

June 15, 1916November 4, 2019

Mary Sprott Fisher of Largo, FL. went to be with her Heavenly Father on November 4 2019. She was born June 15, 1916 in Auburn, IN to Mabel W. and Kirby Sprott. She graduated from Auburn High School in 1934. She worked in Auburn and Ft. Wayne until moving to Cincinnati in 1939, where she worked for Globe Wernicke Manufacturing Co. While in Cincinnati, she met and fell in love with Alfred (Bud) Fisher and they were married on August 20, 1942 in Wilmington, NC. She served during World War II with the US Navy Waves in Washington, DC. To this union were born three children: Allen, Kirby and Martha. She also leaves behind 8 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Also surviving are a beloved niece, Susan Pope and nephew, Father Bob Sprott. After the war, they resided in Cincinnati until 1979, when they retired to live in Clearwater, FL. They moved to The Oaks of Clearwater in 2001, where her husband passed away in 2006. Mary moved to Princeton Village of Largo in 2018, where they took great care of her. She loved taking care of her family and was a really good cook especially her famous cookies, which were delightful. She was a member of Trinity Presbyterian Church in Clearwater, where she was active in ministry and enjoyed the worship with her fellow believers. Heaven is blessed to have her and we were fortunate to call her Mom, Grandma, and Great-grandma. Funeral Services are scheduled for 11am Saturday November 9 in Clearwater at the Chapel of Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park with graveside service following for the family. Respectfully submitted by Allen H. Fisher 11-4-19 Cell Ph# 770-757-3182 Cartersville, GA.

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, November 9, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, November 9, 2019
  • Committal Service Saturday, November 9, 2019
  • Reception Saturday, November 9, 2019

Memories

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Sue Pope

November 10, 2019

Aunt Mary was such a special person in my life, from the outings in Cincinnati when I was a little girl to the special visits in Clearwater. She and Uncle Bud were always such warm and welcoming hosts. She was a strong yet gentle woman and will be greatly missed.

Susan Fisher-Johnston

November 7, 2019

Where to start?? One of my favorite things about grandma was her spirited and feisty nature. One memory I will never forget is accompanying her on errands and shopping trips when I would visit during the summers... on several occasions during these drives, she would get really ticked off at other drivers for various infractions, and I remember clearly once wanting to melt into my seat because she laid on the horn so long I was sure that everyone within a 5 mile radius was staring at us. I think I probably did slide down in my seat. I had the nerve to say something about her extended horn-honking afterward and I do not remember exactly how she responded but I know that whatever it was, it was completely unapologetic!

She also loved her chocolate peanut butter ice cream. I remember going out for ice cream in the summer and her relishing a good chocolate peanut butter cone. That happens to be my favorite too. :) She always showed us a good (& occasionally embarrassing) time in Florida during those summer trips for so many childhood years. Wonderful memories. I will miss her.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY