John Wesley Fiske, 94

July 17, 2023

John Wesley Fiske, a lifelong Concord resident, died at Concord Park on Friday, July 14, 2023, following a period of declining health. He was 94.

Wes was born in Concord on November 13, 1928, as the son of the late Richard and Lucy (McCarthy) Fiske. He was also predeceased by two sisters, Marcia Lombard and Dorothy Heinonen. He graduated from Concord High School in 1947, before earning a degree from Bentley College in 1949.

Prior to retirement in 1989, he was a 34 year employee for William Carter Co. in Needham Heights.

Private burial services will be held at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery in Concord.

Arrangements are entrusted to Dee Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Concord.  For his online guestbook, please visit