Joan Elizabeth (Sanderson) Fischer , 86, died on Sunday May 2nd at her home in Toms River, NJ.
Surviving are her daughter Karen Zaccaria – Cockrell (husband Dennis) , son Adam Fischer III (wife Lesley) 6 grandsons, 1 granddaughter and 4 great grandchildren and her brother Robert Sanderson.
Joan was predeceased in death by her beloved husband of 65 years Adam Fischer, daughter Debra Gibbon and grandson Adam Gibbon.
Joan was born in Orange NJ (father William Sanderson and mother Lillian Young) on June 5th, 1934 and wed Adam in 1955 .
They lived in Maplewood and then Basking Ridge NJ while raising their family.
Joan and Adam retired and moved to Toms River while enjoying special time with family at their beach house in Lavallette.
Joan and Adam's life will be celebrated at a memorial service this summer when family can be together, and they will be laid to rest together at Hollywood Cemetery in Union, NJ.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to:
Summit Speech School
Basking Ridge Presbyterian Church