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BELLVILLE: Wayne E. Fisher passed away Monday morning, March 2, 2015 in his Bellville home surrounded by his family. He was 91.

He was born October 15, 1923 in Holmes County to parents Vern and Helen Fisher. After his family moved to Bellville in 1936, Wayne graduated from Bellville High School with the class of 1941. He proudly served his country by joining the US Army during World War II, and was honorably discharged as Corporal.

He was a farmer who wore many hats. He held many different jobs including building construction, auto repair and truck driving. He was also part owner of F&W Repair in Bellville. After retiring from OMNI Source as a truck driver, he opened his own repair shop in Bellville in 1996.

Wayne was a lifelong member of the Amvets Post #43 and Bellville American Legion Post #535.

He is survived by his son Mike & Gina Fisher of Bellville; daughter-in-law Gail Fisher of Lexington; grandchildren Stacey, Scott, Brandi, Angie, Michelle, Brent, Jackie and Brad; numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; sister Maxine Plough of Johnsville; sister-in-law Betty Moyer of Bellville.

Wayne was preceded in death by his wife Evadene Fisher; daughter Connie C. Fisher; sister Mildred Mumper; brother-in-law and business partner Chet Weaver.

The Bellville Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the Fisher family.

Contributions in his memory to the Jefferson Township/Bellville Rescue Squad may be made at the funeral home.

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