Fisher, Catherine Anne
Fisher, Catherine Anne, age 93 formerly of Newton, NJ died peacefully Saturday morning December 19th, 2015 in New Providence, NJ. Born in Brooklyn, NY she had lived in Maplewood, many years in Newton and later in Morristown.
Daughter of the late Francis and Maude (Cherry) McCue, Catherine was graduate of St. Angela’s Hall and had attended Pratt University both Brooklyn, NY. She had a long career as an Administrative Asst. with H. Bennett & Co. Real Estate Appraisals Maplewood, NJ until her retirement.
Mrs. Fisher was predeceased by her husbands John Joseph Cunningham II in 1960 and Carleton B. Fisher in 1986. She was also pre deceased by a daughter Sandy in 1958, her sister Mary P. Timmins, a son-in-law John L. Patten and a nephew Armand Patrick Timmins.
Survivors include her son John Joseph III and his wife Karen J. Cunningham of Marietta, GA, her daughters Maryanne S. Connelly of Morristown and Kathleen N. Patten of New Canaan, CT. She is also survived by her five grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
A funeral mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday December 22, 2015 at 10:00 AM in the St. Joseph RC Church Newton. Interment will immediately follow in the Tranquility Cemetery. Visitation will be held Monday December 21st from 2-4 PM in the Iliff-Ruggiero Funeral Home 156 Main St. (Rt. 206) Newton, New Jersey. In lieu of flowers memorials in Catherine’s memory may be made to Lustgarten Foundation www.lustgarten.org