Gertrude “Ma” A. (Fisher) Charlton


Gertrude “Ma” A. (Fisher) Charlton, 91, passed away May 2, 2013 at Kent Hospital.

She was born in Providence, a daughter of the late Ernest and Beatrice (Friel) Fisher and had been a Warwick resident for most of her life. Gertrude was an avid Red Sox and NASCAR fan.

She is survived by one daughter, Linda Simmons, with whom she resided; two grandchildren, Michael Simmons and Krissy Lawson; six great-grandchildren, Arianna, Callie, Mikaila, DJ, Cloe and Kylie. She was the sister of the late Raymond and John Fisher, Beatrice Canning, and Mary “Dolly” Palumbo.

Visitation Monday 6-7 p.m. with a service at 7 p.m. in the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Chapel, 2435 Warwick Ave.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to the American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Blvd., Ste. 3004, Warwick, RI 02886 will be appreciated. Information and condolences, visit


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