FLETCHER - Eileen B. Niswonger Bair, 89, of Fletcher, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, at 7:05 p.m. in the Koester Pavilion, Troy.
Born Aug. 26, 1923 in Pemberton, Eileen was a daughter of the late Kenneth Archie and Zelma May (Bell) Moore.
Eileen married Charles Niswonger in on Dec. 15, 1945, and he preceded her in death in 1977. She then married Clarence H. Bair on June 14, 1980, and he survives in Fletcher.
Eileen is survived by a son, Keith (Diana) Niswonger of Fletcher; a daughter, Loretta (Terry) Dankworth of Fletcher; step children, Todd (Wendy) Bair of Fletcher, Ted (Amy) Bair of Thackery and Micki (Randy) Brelsford of Lockington.
Eileen was a caring grandmother to five grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, one great-great-grandson, seven step grandchildren and two step great-grandchildren. Two sisters also survive her, Esther Gimbel of Bellefontaine and Phyllis (Jim) Ropp of Kingscreek; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and first husband, three brothers, Ralph, Russell and Roger Moore and two sisters, Doris McAlexander and Betty Bodey preceded Eileen in death.
She was a graduate of Adams Township High School in Rosewood and retired in 1986 from Ulbrich's in Piqua where she worked as a cashier. Eileen was a member of the Fletcher United Methodist Church and she enjoyed attending basketball games and fishing.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in the Suber-Shively Funeral Home, 201 W. Main St., Fletcher, with the Rev. Andy Perry of the Fletcher United Methodist Church presiding. Burial will follow in Fletcher Cemetery, North Walnut Street, Fletcher.
Visitation for family and friends will be held from 2-4 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Fletcher United Methodist Church, 205 S. Walnut Street, Fletcher, Ohio 45326. Envelopes will be available in the funeral home.
Condolences to the family may be sent to www.shivelyfuneralhomes.com.
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Nov. 29, 2012