James M. Fisher, age 59, passed away in rural Grand County on Friday, June 8, due to heart failure.
James was born on July 14, 1958, in Brookline, MA. He was the beloved husband of Aliesha Fisher of Moab. He is the son of Benjamin Fisher and the late Carole Gibney, and also the stepson of Janet Fisher and Joseph Gibney.
James is survived by his loving wife, Aliesha; his loving children, Melissa Fisher and Nicole Escobar, of Massachusetts; Rebekah Fisher, of Rhode Island; and two stepsons, Brian Buteau of Rhode Island, and Raiden, of Moab. He was also the loving brother of Michael Gogos, of Arizona; Benjamin Fisher, Jr., of Maine; Sandi Teck, of North Carolina; Carl Fisher, of Massachusetts; and is survived by five grandchildren: Ashley; Nathan; Sarah; Emily and Alexander.
He was preceded in death by Debbie Marshall, of Massachusetts.
James served in the Massachusetts Army National Guard for six years and was proud to serve his country. He was hardworking, humble, and a caring man. James loved hiking, fishing, gardening, drawing and gained a passion for photography.
Service for the beloved son, brother, husband, father and grandfather was held on Tuesday, June 26, at the Moab Arts and Recreation Center.
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