Nolan Gene Fisher, 67, of St. Paris, passed away on Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, in his residence. |
Born on June 30, 1949, in Lima, he was the son of the late Kenneth Eugene and Ada Hyacinth Fisher.
He married Christine Ann Lhamon on Feb. 9, 1973, and she survives.
Together they raised two daughters, Amy (Tony) Bailey of Rosewood and Angela (David) Poore of Troy.
He was a loving grandfather to four grandchildren: Tylar and Lauran Bailey and Amber and Allison Poore. Nolan is also survived by three sisters, Phyllis (Edward) Goodson of Lima, Alexa Tippie and Joyce Fisher both of St. Marys; two sisters-in-law, Diana Fisher and Martha Fisher, both of Wapakoneta, and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded him in death by two brothers, Nelson and Norman Fisher.
Nolan served in the Army during the Vietnam era after graduating from Spencerville High School in 1968.
He worked at Brown's Welding in Botkins, Kaiser Chemicals in St. Marys, LeRoys of Sidney, Moulton Gas in St. Paris and Earhart's of Troy.
He was a lifelong farmer and enjoyed collecting. He was a member of the Buckeye Farm Antiques Club in Wapakoneta. Nolan was also a member of the Fletcher United Methodist Church.
Visitation for family and friends will be held from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday in the Fletcher United Methodist Church, 205 S. Walnut St., Fletcher. A private burial will be at the convenience of the family in the Rosedale Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Buckeye Farm Antiques Inc., P.O. Box 104, Wapakoneta, OH, 45895.
Condolences to the family may be sent to ShivelyFuneralHomes.com.
Atkins-Shively Funeral Home, St. Paris, is serving the family.
Published in The Evening Leader on Jan. 11, 2017