Kathryn Ann Fischer, 66, of North Syracuse passed away on Friday. She attended North Syracuse Schools and Augustana College.
Upon receiving a degree in Psychology, she worked with the challenged in Illinois, New Jersey and New York. She was particularly interested in working with autistic children, her favorite being, David. Kathy also worked at Syracuse New Times before retiring.
Kathy was predeceased by her father, Henry J. Fischer. She is survived by her mother, Helen; three brothers, John (Anne) of Rochester, Kurt (Sarah) of Penn Yan and Bill (Lee) of Elmira; three nieces; three nephews; and a great-niece and three great- nephews.
Calling hours at Fergerson Funeral Home, 215 So. Main Street, North Syracuse, will be on Tuesday, January 26 from 4 to 7 p.m. immediately followed by services.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Kathy’s memory may be made to the following organizations that have provided support for her and her family: Hospice of CNY, 990 7th North Street, Liverpool, NY 13088 or Francis House, 108 Michaels Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13208.
Date of Death: January 22, 2016
Fergerson Funeral Home, Inc.
215 South Main Street
North Syracuse, NY 13212
Published in Syracuse Post Standard from Jan. 23 to Jan. 24, 2016