Beatrice J. “Beacie” Fisher, 90 – Past President of Schuylkill Haven United Methodist Women’s Group
Beatrice J. “Beacie” (Fidler) Fisher, age 90, of Willow Lake, passed away Sunday, May 5, at Schuylkill Center, Pottsville.
Born in Schuylkill Haven, PA, on June 3, 1928, she was a daughter of the late Joseph & Mamie (Hertzel) Fidler.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Harrison A. Fisher, in 2009.
Beacie attended Schuylkill Haven High School, and was formerly employed as a seamstress for Alpha Mills, and Ethel Maid, both in Schuylkill Haven.
She was an active member of Covenant United Methodist Church, Schuylkill Haven, where she served as the president of the church’s United Methodist Women’s group for over 20 years.
Beacie is survived by a son,Thomas J. Fisher, husband of Linda, of Effort, PA, a daughter, Bonnie L. Searle, widow of Richard, of Pottsville, three grandchildren: Brandie Searle, Jamie Fisher, & Tammy Searle, and seven great-grandchildren: Tristan, Roman, Taryn, Byron, Ryan, Corinthia, and Eloisa. Beacie was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
A Celebration of Life Funeral Service will be conducted at Geschwindt-Stabingas Funeral Home, Inc., Schuylkill Haven, at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 9, with Rev. William Parrish officiating.
A viewing will be held at the funeral home on Thursday from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service.
Interment will immediately follow at Schuylkill Memorial Park, Schuylkill Haven.
At her family’s request, memorial donations in Beacie’s memory should be made to Covenant United Methodist Church Memorial Fund 209 East Main Street Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972.
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