SOUTH PORTLAND - Dorothy E. Fisher, 84, of South Portland, died peacefully at her residence December 27, 2012 following a brief illness. She was born February 14, 1928 in Andover, New Brunswick, Canada, a daughter of Wiley and Velma Duplissae McLean. Dorothy was educated in Andover schools graduating from Andover High School in 1944. She married Arthur F. Fisher on June 27, 1949 and they began their family. Dorothy was a communicant of Holy Cross Church. She enjoyed flower gardening, reading mystery novels, car rides with the family, and visiting the family camp on Little Sebago. Dorothy was predeceased by her husband Arthur in 1997; a daughter, Susan Fisher in 1997; and a son, Gary Fisher in 2000. She is survived by a daughter, Dawn DePaolo of South Portland; and her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Visiting hours will be held from 4:00 - 6:00 pm, Sunday, December 30, 2012 at Conroy-Tully Crawford South Portland Chapel, 1024 Broadway, South Portland. Prayers will be recited 8:15 am, Monday, at the chapel, followed by a 9:00 am Mass of Christian Burial at Holy Cross Church, corner of Broadway and Cottage Road, South Portland. Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery, South Portland.Online condolences may be expressed below.