October 3, 1935 – March 28, 2021
It is with profound sorrow that we announce the death of Joan Fischer (née Connolly), 85, of Wetaskiwin, AB, on Sunday, March 28, 2021.
Joan was born in Charlottetown, PE, on October 3, 1935, daughter of the late John and Helen Connolly (née Storey).
She was the loving mother of Stephen (Cristina), Mark (Lorie), Beth, and Nancy (Allan Johnston) and grandmother of Fred, Kristopher, Jacqui, Natasha, Garrett, Kayla, Emily, Jacob, Jesse, Felicity, Matthew, and Lawrence.
She will also be missed by her sister Paula Connolly, her nieces and nephews, and many friends. She was predeceased by her husband Lawrence (Larry), brother Raymond, and sister Norma.
Thank you to the staff at the Emergency Department and especially to those on Unit 33 at the Wetaskiwin Community Health Centre for the care given to Joan during her stay.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a private family funeral will be held. Information for a live stream will be available by contacting family members, and a celebration of Joan’s life will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations in Joan’s name to the St. Malachy Restoration Fund, St. Malachy Church, Kinkora, PE or to the Alzheimer’s Society of Canada or of Alberta and Northwest Territories. Obituary
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