Harold Brendan “Bud” Fisher
Harold, known to many as Bud, passed away on Monday, April 19, at his home in Sandy Hook. He was born on July 8, 1937, in Stamford, to Harold and Mae Frances (McBride) Fisher. He was predeceased by his beloved wife of 54 years, Dolores (Pidge) Fisher.
Bud graduated from Stamford High School and pursued a career as a licensed electrician. In 1965, at the age of 28, Bud joined the Stamford Fire Department. He retired after over 30 years of service. In addition to his service as a firefighter, he had a successful construction business. Many friends and family members were the recipients of his talents and knowledge in all phases of construction. As a father, grandfather and friend, Bud was always someone you could depend on.
Bud is survived by his children, Harold (Buck) Fisher, Jr, who was predeceased by his wife, Patricia (Carretto) Fisher, Stephen Fisher and his wife, MaryAnn (Benke) Fisher, Sharon (Fisher) Basone and her husband, John Basone; grandchildren, Melanie Holbrook and her husband, Andrew, Brendan Fisher, Rachel, Cory and Nolan Fisher, Kali Basone and her husband, Michael Ouellette, and Phillip Basone; and great-grandchildren, Nadia, Peyton, Colton, and Kora.
There will be a private burial service at St Johns Cemetery in Darien.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire and Rescue, P.O. Box 783, Sandy Hook CT 06482 or Newtown Volunteer Ambulance Association, Inc, PO Box 344, Newtown CT 06470.
Honan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.