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Zita A. Harrington

posted Apr 7, 2017, 10:24 AM by
Zita A. Harrington

Harrington, Zita Ann of Saginaw, MI, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 3, 2017 at Cartwright Hospice Residence. She was 90 years old.
Zita Ann Loeffler was born on August 19, 1926 in Saginaw, to the late Walter and Irma (Quinlan) Loeffler. She graduated from St. Andrew High School in 1944. Zita married Rolland J. Fisher in February of 1947; they shared 19 years together until his death in April 1966. She later married Richard Harrington on April 14, 1972; they shared 33 years together until his death in January of 2004.
Zita leaves behind son, Thomas W. (Cathleen nee: Vollertsen) Fisher of Palatine IL; daughter, Laura (David) Haiderer; daughter-in-law, Debbie Fisher nee Burman who was married to Zita’s son, James Fisher (deceased in 2010); five grandchildren: Brenton Fisher of Palatine IL, Mallory Fisher of Peoria IL, Rebecca Fisher of Chesterfield MI, Eric Haiderer of Florida; and Ashely Haiderer of Columbus IN. Zita also leaves behind many nieces, grandnieces, nephews, and grandnephews, as well as her very dear friends and neighbors at Rose Cottage Lane Condominiums.
Cremation has taken place and a memorial mass will be held at a later date at Holy Spirit Catholic Church on River Rd. The family would like to extend many thanks to those that cared for Zita during her brief illness. Zita’s life was inspirational. She will be deeply missed. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Rd. (off State). Please share your thoughts and memories with the family on