Nelson R. Fisher, age 64 of rural Wapakoneta died 2:00 p.m., Sunday surrounded by his family. He was born Sept. 15, 1946 In Van Wert to Kenneth E. and Ada H. Tewell Fisher. He married Dianna Jean Bowsher June 3, 1967 and she survives in Wapakoneta.
Additional survivors include 1 daughter: Brenda (Philip) Cavin of Versailles, OH; 2 brothers: Norman (Martha) Fisher of Wapakoneta, Nolan (Christine) Fisher of St. Paris, OH, 3 sisters: Phyllis (Edward) Goodson of Lima, OH, Alexa Tippie and Joyce Fisher both of St. Mary’s Ohio, 4 grandchildren: Jordan, Kaitlyn, Derek and Sara Cavin; mother-in-law: Annabelle Bowsher, Sister-in-law: Wavalene (Richard) Miller and brother-in-law: Russell (Linda) Bowsher all of Wapakoneta.
He was a member of Buckland United Church of Christ, Hamer Lodge #167, Free and Accepted Masons, Eagles Lodge Aerie 691 and enjoyed fishing and hunting.
Graveside memorial service will be 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, October 6 at Buckland Cemetery with Rev. Adrian Sunday officiating.
Memorial contributions may be given to the charity of the donor’s choice.