Sonia Fisher

Sonia (Sonny) Propal Fisher

Sonia (Sonny) Propal Fisher died on June 1, 2012 after a long illness. She enjoyed a long and dedicated career of service to children as a school psychologist, retiring from the Bellevue School District in 1991. Sonny was born in Elyria, OH on June 29, 1929 to loving parents, Stella and Michel Propal. She graduated from Stanford University in 1951 and earned a Master’s Degree in Guidance and Counseling from the University of Illinois. She began her career as a school psychologist in Schaumburg, IL, and moved to Washington State in 1968. She was a lifelong musician and an extraordinary pianist. She is survived by her two sons, Scott R. Fisher, M.D. of Memphis, TN and Dana Fisher of Bridgewater, NJ, as well as four grandchildren: Laura Fisher, J.D., Bloomfield, NJ, Carolyn Fisher, RN, BSN, Boston, MA, Michael Fisher, New Haven, CT, and Glenn Fisher, Princeton, NJ.