Doris Harrah,95, of Danville PA passed away on
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville PA. She
was born November 4, 1924 in Danville PA, the daughter of the late William
Attley and Erma Dark Shaffer.
She graduated from Danville High School in
She was married to the late Joseph Fisher who
preceded her in death in 1959.
Doris was employed by Danville State Hospital
as a psychiatric aide and LPN by Waiver for 28 years, retiring in 1985.
She was a member of St. Philip’s Orthodox
Church in Souderton PA.
Doris is survived by one niece, Darlene Gerst
of Danville PA, her close friend, Patty Kift of Turbotville PA and several
She was preceded in death by her son, Jerald
Fisher in 1989.
Doris enjoyed reading, knitting, playing cards,
doing puzzle books, traveling, meeting people, good food and life, itself.
A Prayer Service will be held Friday, December
13, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 West Mahoning Street
Danville PA with Father Noah Bushelli and Father James Thayer as officiants;
both of St. Philip’s Orthodox Church in Souderton PA. Friends will be
received from 10:00 – 11:00 AM. Burial will follow in Odd Fellows Cemetery
A Celebration of her life will be held in the
Spring for family and friends and will be announced at a later date.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Danville
SPCA 1467 Bloom Road Danville PA 17821 or The Thomas Beaver Free Library 205
Ferry Street Danville PA 17821.