Katelynn Marie ‘Katie Bug’ Fischer

September 11, 2005 ‒ April 02, 2015

Marion, Ohio

Fischer, Katelynn

Katelynn Marie “Katie Bug” Fischer, age 9, of Marion, died peacefully early Thursday morning, April 2, 2015, at home surrounded by her loving family.

On September 11, 2005, Katie was born in Marion, Ohio, the daughter of James R. Fischer and Tiffany N. (Pennington) Fischer.

A precious little angel, Katie had a smile and a laugh that warmed your heart and was unforgettable.

Left to cherish her memory are her mother, Tiffany Fischer of Marion; her father, James (Brittany) Fischer of Marion; a sister, Emily Fischer; two brothers: Preston and Parker Harbolt; maternal grandparents: Candace Guess, Tim Duffey and Ted Baer; paternal grandparents: Roger and Maggie Fischer, Dale and Jenny Ebert, and Curt and Judy Little; and many great-grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Her family will greet friends from 10-11 am, on Saturday, April 4th, at the Gunder/Hall & Folk Funeral Directors, 347 W. Center St., Marion. Services honoring her life will follow there at 11 am, with Chaplain Jed Brake officiating. Burial will follow in Prospect Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD), http://www.rarediseases.org, and they may be sent to the care of the funeral home.

Gunder/Hall & Folk Funeral Directors, a division of Snyder Funeral Homes, are honored to have been chosen to serve Katie’s family and your condolences may be expressed to them by visiting www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.

  • Katie Bug you brought such joy in your short life, now you can run and play with God’s children in Heaven! Rest in Peace

  • To Katie’s family, we were blessed to have shared a few short years having Katie in our family. Our hearts are saddened but her heavenly home will have a little girl with the best smile! Her giggle this past Christmas will be memorable!
    Rest in Peace Dear Katie.

  • So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. Katie was a joy to be around always had a smile on her face watching her brothers at sporting events. God gained a special little angel today.

  • Katie was an inspiration to all who knew her. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. There is a great little angel in Heaven today.

  • i didn’t know Katie, but I knew her mother. Her mother was so joyus and exuberant and from pictures of Katie show that Tiffany passed that to her daughter. There are no words I can say that will ever ease the pain or make everything better. I will hold you all in my heart and pray you all find some comfort within the love of each other.

  • As much as it hurts to loose you bug a boo,, I wouldn’t have missed knowing and loving you for anything in this world,,and thanks for loving me in return and for all you taught me you will be sadly missed but you will forever be in my heart you are truly an angel that will be forever loved

  • Although I only knew you for a couple years, your beautiful smile will be with me forever! Tiffany – you are in my prayers as is the rest of your family and friends.

  • My thoughts & prayers are with all of you during this time & beyond. The joy I know Katie brought to your life will be forever remembered. Such a strong, brave little angel that heaven has received.

  • God speed to you little angel in heaven. She will be in good hands, looking down upon us and wishing us peace, love and wisdom!

  • I love you guys and I hope you guys are okay. Katie is in heaven watching over you guys now. She’ll be missed by many people. Your family will be in my prayers. <3 I love you Tiffany. I love you Emily <3

  • I never met Katie and cannot imagine your pain and sense of loss. I only hope you know that someday you will be reunited with Katie and other family members who are holding her now. All my love to your family and I pray for peace for your pain.