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Isaiah Fisher

Robert H. Halliez

Margaret M. Sullivan

Isaiah Fisher

Isaiah "Binky" Fisher, 81 of Princeton, died March 11 at Franklin Care Center in Franklin Park.

Born in Princeton, he was educated in Princeton schools, where he excelled in track and field. He moved to Somerset in 1967 and returned to Princeton in 2002.

He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II in the Philippines. Following his discharge from the Navy, he was employed in Princeton with Griggs' Restaurant, Lyons Meat Market, and The Wine & Game Shop, retiring in 1989.

He was a Past Master of Aaron Lodge No. 9 F.&A.M., and a member of Ophir Consistory No. 48, Khufu Temple No. 120, and American Legion Charles Robinson Post No. 218.

He was predeceased by his parents, Arthur and Emma Fisher; three sisters, Harriet "Boss" Jackson, Elizabeth "Shrimp" White, and Florence "Doshe" Robinson; and a brother, Col. William Maize, U.S. Army, Ret. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Estelle Fisher; a daughter, Patricia Lewis of Hamilton; three sons, Gilbert of Princeton, Raymond of Trenton, and Aaron of Franklin Park; a sister, Sadie Mitchell of Monmouth Junction; eight grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren.

The funeral was March 18 at First Baptist Church; the Rev. Carlton Branscomb officiated.

Interment was in Princeton Cemetery.

Arrangements were under the direction of The Hughes Funeral Home, Trenton.

Robert H. Halliez

Robert H. Halliez, 87, of Princeton, died March 14 at University Medical Center at Princeton.

Born in Nogent, France, he moved with his family to the United States in 1948 and lived in Princeton for more than 50 years.

A skilled composer and virtuoso, his professional and personal passion was music. He was an area piano tuner for more than 30 years. His clients included six New Jersey Governors. As a musician he performed in many bands and orchestras, including the Blawenburg Band and the Westminster Community Orchestra.

He enjoyed painting, traveling, learning, and finding humor in everything.

Predeceased by his wife, Odette Halliez, he is survived by a son, Gill of Princeton; and two grandchildren.

The funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 3076 Princeton Pike, Lawrenceville 08648.

Arrangements are by the Kimble Funeral Home.

Margaret M. Sullivan

Margaret M. Sullivan, 87, of Princeton, died March 14 in the University Medical Center at Princeton.

Born in Princeton, she was a buyer for the Prep Shop.

Daughter of the late Frank L. and Frances Montervino Meyer, she was predeceased by her husband, Thomas F. Sullivan, and a son, Dennis R. Sullivan. She is survived by a brother, Joseph Meyer of Florida; two sisters, Chauncey V. Meyer, and Jerine Meyer, both of Princeton; and two grandsons.

A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated on March 19 at St. Paul's Church. Entombment was in St. Mary's Mausoleum, Hamilton.

Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Paul's Church, 214 Nassau Street, Princeton 08540.

Arrangements were under the direction of The Mather-Hodge Funeral Home.

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