Tuesday, February 25th, 2014
Toni L. Fishbach, 65, Wapakoneta, died accidentally on Feb. 22, 2014, at Greenville Falls near Covington.
She was born March 5, 1948, in Dayton, to Arthur "Curly" Swank and Virginia Johnston Swank.
On April 3, 1976, she married Larry Fishbach in St. Marys, and he survives at the residence.
Also surviving are two daughters, Tammy (Dennis) Hayden, Fostoria, and Angela (Mark) Stilley, Panama City Beach, Fla.; and her mother-in-law, Dorothy Fishbach, Piqua.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur Swank and Virginia Swank Oiler.
She was a 1970 graduate of Milton-Union High School in West Milton. She had worked at Celina Group Insurance Company, where for many years she instructed classes on insurance software. She later worked at Burke Insurance Company in St. Marys, Kogge Plumbing and Heating and Grand Carriage II.
She was a very devoted animal lover and is survived by her cat, Tigger. She loved all kinds of pets and was always helping a stray cat in the neighborhood. She was a very accomplished counted cross stitcher and enjoyed touring the country on the back of her husband's Harley-Davidson motorcycle.
Funeral rites will be 2 p.m. Friday at Miller Funeral Home West Chapel, St. Marys, the Rev. David Williams officiating. Burial will follow at Elm Grove Cemetery.
Calling is 3-5 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, where memorial gifts may be given to the Best Friends Animal Society, Kanab, Utah.
Condolences may be sent to the family via Millerfuneralhomes.net.