Maxine Fisher
September 16, 2023

Visitation Information

September 19 2023 - 12:00 pm
Rodef Shalom Temple, 4905 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh (Oakland) 15213

Funeral Information

September 19 2023 - 1:00 pm
Rodef Shalom Temple, 4905 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh (Oakland) 15213

MAXINE L. FISHER: On Saturday, September 16, 2023; Beloved wife of 48 years to Dr. Stephen Fisher and former spouse of Robert Ginns. Maxine is survived by a daughter, Lauren Adilev, a granddaughter, Meira and grandson, Naphtali, all of Jerusalem, Israel. She was predeceased by her son, David Ginns (Lorraine Smith). Mother-in-law of Mitchell B.Cohen. Sister of Thomas (Jane) Lundy. Sister-in-law of Jay (Lisa) Fisher. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Maxine was a longtime member of Rodef Shalom Congregation and served on the board of its Sisterhood. She was an avid Mah Jongg player. Maxine was an addiction medicine counselor with a degree in counseling from Duquesne University. She was gifted with a broad understanding and ability to see the best in everybody. Services at Rodef Shalom Temple, 4905 Fifth Avenue (at Morewood) on Tuesday, September 19, 2023 at 1 PM. Visitation at Temple from 12 Noon - 1 PM. Interment West View Cemetery of Rodef Shalom Congregation. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. Arrangements entrusted to Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., family-owned and operated for more than a century.


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Dr. Fisher, My condolences to you on the loss of the lovely Maxine, sir. It was a joy to see the two of you weekly at the salon. I was often in the background greeting you! Maxine was an exceptional and inspiring lady.

By Lynne Kenney - October 05, 2023

So sorry for your deep loss

By Sandy Davis - September 18, 2023

I so fondly remember Maxine from the time she was our neighbor on Malvern Avenue. Eric and I offer our sincere condolences to Stephen. May her memory be for a blessing.

By Michele Gray-Schaffer - September 18, 2023

Steve may her memory be for a blessing.IKYE9

By Jay Rogal - September 18, 2023

Steven - Condolences on Your loss. It was nice to see you in hospital.

By Ken - September 18, 2023

I want to express my heartfelt sympathy to Dr. Steve Fisher on the passing of his beloved wife Maxine.8B

By Richard Gordon - September 18, 2023

My good friend Steve, so sorry for your loss of your wife, Maxine. My sympathies to you and the family. May her memory be a blessing. Fondly, TIM

By Tim Litman - September 18, 2023