Lois E. Fairchild

December 08, 1913 ‒ August 02, 2002

Mt. Gilead, Ohio

Lois Elizabeth Fairchild, 88, of Marion, Ohio died Friday, August 2, 2002 in Marion following a brief illness.

She was born in Troy Twp., Morrow County, the daughter of the late Charles C. and Jennie “Mae” Garverick Haldeman. She graduated from Johnsville High School in 1931 and the Marion Business School. She retired from the Marion County Board of Elections in 1984. Lois was a member of the Central Christian Church and the Homemakers Study Club.

She is survived by a daughter Jane A. (Tim) Sharrock of Marion, OH; two sons Gary F. (Pat) Fairchild of Gainesville, FL, and Rodney C. (Rita) Fairchild of Marion, OH; 7 grandchildren Shannon, Kevin, Lindsay and Holly Fairchild, Dan and Matt Sharrock and Susan Davis; 3 great grandchildren Glory Fairchild, Kaytlin Morris and Jake Davis; and a sister Helen V. (Herman) Denton of Claridon, OH.

Her husband Francis L. Fairchild, whom she married May 12, 1935, preceded her in death on Mar. 28, 1989. A sister Ivah I. Perry and a grandson Adam also preceded her in death.

Friends may call at the Snyder Funeral Home on Sunday from 2-5 p.m. Rev. Perry Mattern will conduct funeral services there Monday at 11:00 a.m. Burial will be in Shauck Cemetery in Johnsville. Memorial contributions can be made to the Central Christian Church. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.