NEW YORK Marcus
M. Fisher, a former executive at U.S. Steel Corp., died Aug. 18
at his home in Ben Avon, Pa. He was 97.
Fisher had a long
career at U.S. Steel, serving as administrative vice president
of accounting and as a financial vice president. He joined the
Pittsburgh-based steel producer in 1938 and worked in
departments in Worcester, Mass., Cleveland, Pittsburgh and New
York. He retired from the company at 55.
He was a member of a
number of trade associations, including the American Iron and
Steel Institute, the Financial Executives Institute and the
Pennsylvania Bar Association.
Fisher studied at the
Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, New York
University and Duquesne University, where he received a law
He is survived by a
son, John, and daughters Sarah and Emma.
A funeral service is scheduled for Aug. 23 at the
McDonald-Linn Funeral Home in Avalon, Pa. Memorial
contributions are suggested to Best Friend Animal Society in
Kanab, Utah, or the Heartland Hospice Memorial Fund in Toledo,