Andrew Fisher, 35
Andrew Fisher, of Pittsburgh, 35, husband, father and physician. Andrew served in the US Peace Corps in Jamaica and went on to become an internal medicine physician. He was a dear friend to many and a global citizen; he passed away suddenly on Sunday, Dec. 8, when he left the safety of his own vehicle to help fellow travelers in a multi-car accident on the PA Turnpike.
Andrew is the beloved husband of Elinor Tretheway and devoted father of Peter Wilder and Estelle Elizabeth.
Andrew is survived by parents Mary Miller and Joel Fisher of the Twin Cities, Minn.; brothers, Patrick Fisher and his wife Susan of McCandless, Pa., and David Fisher of Madison, Wis.; and proud uncle to Max, Kennedy, Jack and Gwen.
Friends and family around the world are stunned and shocked by this sudden tragedy.
In lieu of flowers, the family is accepting rememberances through the Andrew Fisher Memorial Fund, in care of the Pittsburgh Foundation. Remembrances may be made online at www.pittsburghfoundation.org or through the mail at: The Andrew Fisher Memorial Fund, c/o The Pittsburgh Foundation, 5 PPG Place, Suite 250, Pittsburgh, PA 15222.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 14, at the Third Presbyterian Church at Fifth Avenue at Negley.
Arrangements by John A. Freyvogel Sons, Inc.