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Obituary for Janet C Fischer (Chaffe)

FISCHER, Janet C. of Burlington, formerly Winchester, passed away on September 28, 2023. Beloved wife of the late Max C. Fischer (Major, USMC). Loving mother of Max Fischer, Jr and his wife Yanlin-Wang Fischer of Hillsborough, NJ, and Heidi Fischer and her partner Elaina Figliola of Newburyport. Devoted daughter to the late James and Grace (Manning) Chaffe. Loving sister of Patty Ambrose of Manchester-By-The-Sea, and Bonnie Emery of Columbus, OH. Janet was also a cherished grandmother to Alex and Meilin Fischer. Also survived by her loving niece Karen Kugelmass, and loving nephews Ron Ambrose, Michael Ambrose, Todd Emery and Andy Emery. A visitation will be held at the Lane Funeral Home, 760 Main Street, WINCHESTER, on Monday morning, October 9 from 9:30-11:30am with a service following in the Funeral Home at 11:30 am. Interment is private. Donations can be made in Janet’s name to The Fisher House of Boston P.O. Box 230, S Walpole, MA 02071 or For online condolences, please visit