John R. Fisher, of Shohola, PA, formerly a longtime resident of Pompton Plains, passed away on October 26, 2021.
Raised in Astoria, NY, John was the son of John H and Valeria Fisher. After graduating from high school, John proudly served in the United States Navy. He married Gloria Cole in 1960 and the couple enjoyed 61 years of marriage.
John was a carpenter by trade and worked for many years for Dupont in Pompton Lakes. He was a Hunter Education Instructor where he enjoyed teaching students to recognize, understand, and accept the serious responsibilities of hunting. In his spare time John enjoyed getting together with neighbors and friends and especially loved spending time with his grandchildren.
John is survived by his wife, Gloria; his son, Randy Fisher and his wife Cathie; his daughter, Karen Neurouter and husband Henry; his sister, Dolores Soedler; his grandchildren, Hank Neurouter and his wife Samantha and John Neurouter and fiance Kayla; and his great granddaughter, Margaret.