(Fisher) Zorak, 76 , Lucernemines died Saturday, February 16, 2013 at UPMC
Presbyterian. She was the daughter of
the late Ray and Elsie (Laney) Fisher and was born October 27, 1936 in
She was a
loving wife, mother, grandmother and adored her family. She enjoyed crafts, making wreaths for
Christmas and ceramics. She was a great
cook and she enjoyed cooking for her family and friends. Ethel loved going to flea markets.
younger years she worked as a secretary for Bauer-Bearings in Cleveland but
returned to Indiana County to be with her family. She then was employed by Season-All.
survived by her husband – William;
3 children- Cindy
Hippchen; Linda and husband Mark Gordish and Joe Zorak and wife Jamie all of Lucernemines.
– Scott Hippchen and wife Alice; Kristy Hippchen and husband Anthony Buige;
Josh and Marisa Zorak and Tyler and Brandon Zorak;
great-granddaughters – Katelyn and Maria Hippchen and one great-granddaughter
on the way – Anna Buige;
She was also
survived by one sister – Sara Peter and one sister-in-law –Jane Fisher both of
Michigan and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to
her parents, she was preceded in death by four sisters- Mable Fisher, Myra
Bemis, Grace Majors and Marge (Honey) Miasano; one brother – Kenneth Fisher; an
infant sister and brother Else and William Fisher.
visitation will be held Tuesday from 3-7 PM at the C. Frederick Bowser Funeral
Home, Homer City. A Blessing service
will be held Wednesday at 9:30 AM at the funeral home followed by a Funeral
Mass at 10 AM at Our Lady of the Assumption Parish, Lucernemines Site. Interment to follow in the Greenwood