CAROL (CROOK) FISHER

On Tuesday, October, 16, 2018 Carol (Crook) Fisher, “Crookie” passed away at the age of 83 after a brief struggle with cancer.

Carol grew up in Aberdeen, WA. She was a national honors society scholar and editor of the school newspaper at Aberdeen High School. Carol continued her education at Washington State University and graduated with honors in 1957. Besides her academic accomplishments, Carol was president of her sorority Pi Beta Phi and a member of Fish Fans, a competitive synchronized swimming team. She was kind hearted and well loved by all and was voted “top 20” at Washington State University.

While teaching elementary school in Seattle, Carol met her husband Jack Fisher. They were married on June 13, 1959 and recently celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary. They raised their two children on Mercer Island and Carol was active in PEO and Woman’s University Club. During their many years of marriage, Carol and Jack traveled extensively both for pleasure and philanthropy.

Carol is preceded in death by her son Jeff Fisher and will be lovingly remembered by her husband Jack Fisher, her daughter Jennifer Mattox (Steve), her grandchildren Lindsey (Matt), Georgia and Jack and her great grandchildren, Emmett and Elliot.

A celebration of Carol’s life will be held at Mercer Island Presbyterian Church on Friday, November 2, at 2 pm.

More in Obituaries

MARTIN MANFRED BANTLE

Martin Manfred Bantle, 56, of Mercer Island, Washington, passed away from an… Continue reading

MARGUERITE VAN ZANDT KOVACS

Marguerite Van Zandt Kovacs, born in Tampa, FL on Oct 17th, 1926,… Continue reading

MARCIA JOHNSON

Longtime Mercer Island resident Marcia Johnson died April 21, 2019. Born 1932… Continue reading

JOSEPH GELZER

December 12, 1930 ~ April 14, 2019 Joe’s early years were spent… Continue reading

WILLIAM P. (BILL) DORSEY

A memorial service for William P. (Bill) Dorsey, 91, will be at… Continue reading

MARILYN ALCINA MINAS

Marilyn Alcina Minas of Mercer Island, Washington passed away on March 11,… Continue reading

ELIZABETH “BETSY” RUSSELL

Elizabeth “Betsy” Russell passed away peacefully on March 23rd. She is survived… Continue reading

DONALD R. FAGERHOLM

Donald R. Fagerholm, 95, of Lopez Island, WA passed away on March… Continue reading

JAMES THOMAS CLARKSON

James Thomas Clarkson, a resident of Mercer Island for the last 47… Continue reading

Most Read