Monday, January 6th, 2014
Michael Fishbaugh, 63, Celina, died Jan. 3, 2014, at 10:20 p.m. at his residence.
He was born Sept. 14, 1950, in Celina to the late Eathan "Pearl" and Betty Jane Sweigart Fishbaugh. On Dec. 7, 1968, he was married to Brenda Fry, who survives in Celina.
Also surviving is a son, Dr. Mike (Pam) Fishbaugh, St. Henry; two daughters, Anessa (Troy) Stewert, Genoa and Michele (Josh) Bowman, Troy; two brothers, Eddie Wayne (Doris) Fishbaugh and James (Debra) Fishbaugh, all of Celina; and 10 grandchildren, Zachary, McKenzie and Jaren Fishbaugh, Alayna, Jacob, Colten and Denver Stewert and Addelynn, Myla and Graden Bowman.
He was a retired employee of Paysen Electric, Celina, and was a member of Mt. Zion United Methodist Church. He was a 1969 graduate of Celina High School and member of the St. Marys Eagles. He enjoyed gardening with his grandchildren, raising big pumpkins and also enjoyed fishing, farming, traveling and gambling. He enjoyed bowling with a team in St. Marys and helped family and friends with many construction jobs. He also loved helping the community by working at Paysen Electric and when able, enjoyed playing Santa Claus.
Funeral services will be Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina. The Rev. Jimmy Sweigart will officiate and burial will be in Swamp College Cemetery.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday and one hour before services Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be directed to State of the Heart Hospice.
Condolences may be left at www.ciscofuneralhome.com.