Willi Max Fischer, 88, of New Milford, died Dec. 24, 2011, at New Milford Hospital. He was the husband of Ursula G. (Staap) Fischer.

Mr. Fischer was born Sept. 19, 1923, in Cottbus, Germany, son of the late Paul and Frieda (Rotlich) Fischer.

He worked as a printer pressman at Transcrit Corp. for 35 years, retiring in 1985.

In addition to his wife of 60 years, he is survived by two sons, Hans Fischer, and his wife, Deborah, of Bethel, and Edward Fischer, of Newtown, Pa.; a daughter, Susan Swanson, of Washington Depot; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

A private burial at the convenience of the family will take place in Middle Village, L.I., N.Y.

The Lillis Funeral Home of New Milford is in charge of arrangements.