Steve Fisher

September 19, 1979 ‒ June 23, 2016

Marengo, Ohio


Steve Fisher, age 36, of Marengo died unexpectedly Thursday, June 23, 2016 at his home.

He was born on September 19, 1979 at Marion General Hospital the son of Mike Fisher of Marengo and the late Nanette (Needels) Fisher.

Steve was a graduate of Cardington Lincoln High School and attended Marion Technical College before deciding he wanted to go into business for himself.  He owned and operated Steve’s Painting Service where he specialized in both commercial and residential painting.

He was a very passionate pool player and he, along with his dad, were members of the APA and the NAPA.

He was a huge sports fan, particularly The Ohio State Buckeyes and followed their football and basketball teams religiously.

Steve will be remembered as a big joker and always the life of the party, yet was responsible and independent as well.  He was very likable and never met a stranger.

In addition to his dad Mike and his fiancé Genie Day, he will be missed by his children Karley and Kacen; his sister Ashley Fisher; his nephew Jeffrey Pina-Fisher; grandmothers Blondena Fisher and Sharyn Needels; aunts Cindy Counts, Debbie Exline, Selina Walker, Melanie Greenawalt, Michelle Johnson, Kim Holycross; Uncles George Fisher Jr., David “Hoss” Greenawalt Jr., and Chris Needles; his close friend and business partner Adam Francis; and many cousins, friends, and pool buddies.

In addition to his mother Nanette, he was preceded in death by his grandfathers George Fisher and George Needels; and his uncle Wally Fisher.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 2:00 PM.  Burial will follow in Marengo Cemetery.  Friends may call on the family from 11:00 AM until the time of the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family to assist with funeral expenses.

The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home of Sunbury is honored to serve Steve’s family.  Special memories and condolences can be shared with them at

  • Sorry for your loss. Steve was a nice guy. Our thoughts and prayers be with the entire family during their sorrow.

  • I went to school with Steve, he was definitely a joker. He was always smiling and enjoyed life. Im so sorry to hear of his passing.

  • I am so very very sorry to hear about your loss. May the Lord comfort all those who knew and loved him. God Bless Him

  • Steve was one of my contractors for many years when I still had Rainbow International/Restoration Response. He took great pride in his work and family. He was dedicated and proud. He will be greatly missed by many! Many prayers to the family.

  • Steven were a great nephew, you will be greatly missed. We love you. Thoughts and prayers for all the family. R.I.P.

  • So sorry to hear about the {to young} to pass. He and Lacy was our neighbors on Iberia St. He was very friendly and loved to be outside in the garage. He was a great neighbor.
    Gene and Linda McHugh

  • Great person. Loved by all that new him. You are going to be truly missed Steve. Love you always.

  • The loss of someone we love can be unthinkably hard to deal with, I know first hand how much you all must be grieving. Our God is a loving God of comfort, please rely on him at this time. 2 Corinthians 1:3. Please accept my deepest condolences in behalf of the loss of young Steve