Saturday, June 28th, 2014
Arthur A. "Whitey" Fishbaugh, 84, died of natural causes at 5 a.m., June 27, 2014, at Celina Manor Nursing Home.
He was born Jan. 1, 1930, in Center Township, Celina, to Arthur Sr. and Myrtle Fast Fishbaugh. On Feb. 26, 1950, he married Alvera Hole Fishbaugh, who survives in Celina.
Also surviving are two sons, Tom (Connie) Fishbaugh, Green Springs, and Tim (Karen) Fishbaugh, Bowling Green; and a granddaughter, Heather (Logan) Colyer.
Deceased is a brother, E. Pearl Fishbaugh; and a sister, Elnora Frysinger.
He was a superintendent at the Celina water plant for 10 years and retired after 30 years of service. He also was a farmer and worked for the highway patrol auxiliary for 25 years. He graduated from Celina High School in 1947 and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean Conflict. He was a member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Celina, and a life member of the Celina VFW, Celina American Legion, Celina Masonic Lodge and 241 F&AM.
Services are 1:30 p.m. Monday at Cisco Funeral Home, Celina, with the Rev. Matt Reynolds officiating. Burial is at Mercer Memory Gardens. Military rites will take place at 4:45 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home and Monday at the cemetery.
Calling is 2-5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home with Masonic rites at 5 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to State of the Heart Hospice and St. Paul's Building Fund.
Condolences may be left at www.ciscofuneralhome.com.