James J. Fischer, 80, of Iselin, passed away Tuesday, February 19, 2019.
Born in Jersey City, he resided in Montvale before moving to Iselin 5 years ago.
James was a Navy Veteran.
He was a Sales Engineer for Otis Elevator in Montvale, for 35 years.
He was a parishioner of St. Cecelia Roman Catholic Church and a member of the Knights of Columbus Council #3639.
He is predeceased by his brother, Robert Fischer.
Surviving are his wife of 55 years, Lucretia Fischer; his sons, James J. Fischer and wife Jill of Brick, Joseph J. Fischer and wife Judy of East Brunswick and Jeffrey J. Fischer and wife Paige of Westwood; his sisters, Margaret Tomasko of Sanford, NC, Dolores Heim and husband Thomas of South Plainfield and Margaret Vance of North Arlington; six grandchildren, Katarina, Madina, Isabella, Nicholas, Benjamin and Justin and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Friday, February 22, 2019, from 2-4 and 7-9 at Costello-Runyon Funeral Home, 568 Middlesex Ave (Rt.27), Metuchen.
The Funeral will take place on Saturday, February 23, 2019, at 9:15 am the funeral home, followed by a 10:00 am Funeral Mass at St. Cecelia Catholic Church, Iselin.
Entombment is in Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to:
Saint Peter’s Foundation, 254 Easton Ave., New Brunswick, NJ 08901 ATTN: NICU