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Elaine June Fisher

Elaine June Fisher

Elaine June Fisher, age 82, resident of Brainerd, passed away on Saturday, June 7, 2014 at Good Samaritan Society - Bethany. She was born on June 12, 1931 in Hines, Minnesota to Elmer and Violet (Collette) Hamren.

Elaine moved from Hines to Walker, Minnesota as a junior in high school and graduated from Walker High School in 1949; she was a member of the "Fabulous 49ers."

She first worked as a nurses aide at Ah-Gwah-Ching, and then in 1964 she moved to Brainerd and began working for Thrifty Drug in the Brainerd Mall. In 1979 she moved to California and worked at the Fluor Corporation, she finished her career in medical billing; retiring in 1996 and then moved back to Brainerd.

Elaine liked to play bingo at the V.F.W. and made frequent trips to the casino. While in California she enjoyed bowling and her square dancing group, she enjoyed reading and in later years following the Minnesota Twins. She would get on any boat and always loved to go fishing.

Survivors include her three sons, Greg (Diane), Scott (Sue), and Todd (Cindy); one grandchild, Jami Fisher and many nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents; siblings, Elnora, Erma, Earl, Elmer Jr., Eddie and Evie.

Services will be held 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Nelson-Doran Funeral Home in Brainerd. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. A luncheon to follow the service at the Brainerd V.F.W.