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B4 THE NEWS JOURNAL THURSDAY, MAY 22, 1997 A. Roland Fisher, 61, of community center A. Roland Fisher, 61, the retired executive director of William "Hicks" Anderson Community Center, Wilmington, died Tuesday of congestive heart failure at home. Mr. Fisher, of 4307 Ruskin Road, Brandy-wine Hills, worked for the city of Wilmington for 26 years, retiring in 1996 from his position at the community center. Previously, he was a counselor at Ferris School, a recreational therapist at Delaware State Hospital, director of H. Fletcher Brown Mr. Fisher Hoys Club and a clerk for Wilmington's Municipal Court. He was a member of the Monday Club, Metropolitan Mr. and Mrs. Club, Wilmington Coin Club and Delaware Recreation & Parks Society. He served on advisory board of the West Center City Day Care board and on the sub-committee of the Food Bank of Delaware. Survivors: wife of 35 years, Retha a. risher; daughters, Whitney G. Fisher and Sara C. Bronson, both of Wilmington; sisters, Hilda F. Johnson of Sanford, N.C.. and Yolanda Fisher Middle-ton of Philadelphia. Service: 11 a.m. Saturday, Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew and Matthew, Eighth and Shipley streets, Wilmington. Burial: private. Contributions: William "Hicks" Anderson Community Center for the Roland Fisher Outstanding Individual Achievement Award Fund.