Robert Elsworth Fisher
TROY — Robert Elsworth Fisher, Age 86, of Laura, passed away Thursday, June 12, 2014, at Hospice of Dayton. He was born June 2, 1928, to his parents James Mervyn & Mary Catherine (Smith) Fisher in Bethel Township, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sons Robert Steven and James Ray Fisher, brother James Austin Fisher, sisters Rebecca Mae & Harriet Fisher, and son-in-law David McElmurry.
He is survived by his sons & daughter-in-laws Ricky Dwaine Fisher of Laura, Mark Lee & Penny Fisher of Arcanum, Kenneth & Carla Fisher of Arcanum, daughter Debra Kay McElmurry of Ferndale, Michigan, daughter-in-law Mary Fisher, 15 grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren.
Robert served his country proudly in the United States Navy during WWII and loved gardening.
Funeral services will be held 10:30 AM on Monday, June 16, 2014 at Hale-Sarver Family Funeral Home, 284 N. Miami Street, West Milton, with Pastor Sam Shilot officiating. Burial will follow at New Carlisle Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 2:00-5:00 PM on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at the funeral home.
If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Aveune, Dayton, Ohio 45420. Online memories may be left for the family at www.hale-sarver.com.