T. Fisher

Obituary of T. Fisher

T. Burnet Fisher, P.E., 86, of Princeton died Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at University Medical Center at Princeton. Born in San Francisco, CA, he resided in Princeton most of his life. Burr was a graduate of Princeton Country Day School, St. Paul's Prep School, Concord, NH ('42), and Princeton University Class of 1946. He was also a United States Navy World War II veteran. He retired in 1984 with over 30 years of service as a professional engineer with Rohm & Haas Chemical Company, Philadelphia, PA. Burr was an active member of the Princeton Republican Club, officer of the Mercer Investors Association, proud co-founder of Princeton University Class of 1946 Memorial Fund and a member of various other local organizations. Most of all, Burr was a proud and loving "Dah" to his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Burr is the son of the late Evan Thomas, Sr. and Elizabeth Burnett Fisher, predeceased by his brother, Evan Thomas Jr., and husband of his lifelong sweetheart, the late Mona A. Fisher. He is survived by his brother Peter B. Fisher of Emma, TX, a son and daughter-in-law Gordon B. and Leslie Fisher, 3 daughters and 3 sons-in-law Betsy and K.C. Dalby, Cathy and Don Manly, Mollie and Rob Anderson, 10 grandchildren Alicia, Jeremy, Christopher, Bryan, Jason, Megan, Jeffrey, Kevin, Liam, Cathryn, 7 great- grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews. A Memorial Service will be held 11:00 AM on Friday, January 28, 2011, Trinity All Saints Episcopal Church, 16 All Saints Road, Princeton. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that memorial contributions be made to Princeton University Class of 1946 Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 2011, Princeton, NJ 08543 or the Small Dog Rescue, Inc., 943 Canal Road, Princeton, NJ 08540.
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