Andrea Jane Dayton Fisher

February 1, 1939 - January 2, 2016
Andrea Jane Dayton Fisher

Andrea Jane Dayton Fisher, age 76, of Hampstead passed away Saturday, January 2, 2016 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.
She was born February 1, 1939 in Rockland County, New York the daughter of the late Gilbert Dayton and Janice Felt Dayton.

Andrea graduated from Rockland Community College in New York with a degree in nursing. She later put this into practice, working for Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, NJ, the Red Cross in the community and as a past member of the Glen Rock, New Jersey Volunteer Ambulance Corp. Later, she and Bill moved to Hampstead, North Carolina where she was the past President of the Hampstead Garden Club and on the Board of the Hampstead Library.

Left to cherish her memory are her devoted husband of 52 years, Bill Fisher of the home; son, James Fisher and wife Joan of Glen Rock, NJ; daughter, Betsy Schuh and husband Chris of Edmonds, WA; grandchildren, Luke, Kyle and Bryce Fisher and Andrew “Brody” Schuh; step grandchildren, Jessica and Kyle Schuh; two sisters, Sally Scott of FL and Billie-Jo Viteychuk of TX and numerous other loving family and friends.

A private service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

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  • January 06, 2016
    Mary Lou and Dennis Gershowitz says:
    For the brief time we knew Andy we really enjoyed her company and conversation. She will be missed. Our deepest sympathy goes out to Bill and the family Mary Lou and Dennis Gershowitz

  • January 07, 2016
    Marsha Dees says:
    I enjoyed working with Andy when she was on the Topsail Township Friends of the Library. Andy was so supportive of our local library & had such enthusiasm that was contagious. I will remember her fondly. RIP Andy, you will be missed! We are thinking of Bill & your family at this time.