Former Gothenburg Resident: De Lorice Fisher (1928-2016)
De Lorice “Lori” Patterson Fisher, 88 died Thursday, June 16th, 2016 in Laramie, Wyoming.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 7th, at the Blase-Strauser Memorial Chapel in Gothenburg, Nebraska. Burial will take place in the Farnam Cemetery at 4 p.m.
De Lorice was born May 2nd, 1928 in Gothenburg, Nebraska, the daughter of Worn Edward and Stella Viola (Jackson) Patterson. She attended Gothenburg High School. Lori later lived and worked in Minnesota where her children were born. She moved to Boulder, Colorado in 1968 and worked at The Boulder Drug Store for many years before moving to Wyoming to retire. Lori loved to square dance, read, watch TV and spend time with her family.
Survivors include her seven children, Anita (Bill) Mullins, Randy Tom Fisher, Shari (Norm) Nessler, Phyllis (Larry) Choate, Kelly Fisher, Steven (Katheryn) Fisher, and Jay (Cari) Fisher; 9 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
Lori was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Albert and Delevon Patterson and three sisters, Gladys Damme, Mary McCormic and Hazel LaFortune.