Chester Fisk | Obituary
by The Press and Standard | June 26, 2019 8:29 am
OHIO: Chester Fisk, 87, of Vermilion, Ohio, formerly of Polk and Wakeman, Ohio, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Tuesday June 18, 2019 following an extended illness.
He was born Aug. 10, 1931, in Ruffin to Harry and Ethel Fisk. After graduating from high school, Chester enlisted in the U.S. Army. He served his country in the Korean and Vietnam wars and was honorably discharged from the military having achieved the rank of sergeant first class. Following his retirement from the military, Chester was employed at the Ford Motor Company assembly plant in Lorain, Ohio. He retired from Ford in 1993.
Chester attended several area churches over the years, most recently Bethel Baptist Church in Savannah, Ohio. His interests had included visiting South Carolina beaches with his wife, fishing, yard work, the Cleveland Browns, and NASCAR racing.
In addition to his parents, Chester was preceded in death by his infant sister, Myrtle Virginia; brother, Shuler; infant daughter, Judith Lynn; and his beloved wife of 52 years, Janet.
He is survived by his daughter, Rene Dobias, of Elyria, Ohio; son, David, of Sullivan, OH; and daughters, Sonia Dobias, of Tiffin, Ohio and Christina (Jim) Walczak, of Vermilion; sisters, Pauline Preacher, of Ruffin, Rheumell Infinger, of Harleyville, and Evelyn Crosby, of Walterboro. Also surviving are 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Services were held June 21 in Ohio.