Toni L. Fischbach, 65, of 14933 Bay Road, Wapakoneta, Ohio, died accidentally on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at Greenville Falls, near Covington, Ohio.
She was born March 5, 1948, in Dayton, the daughter of Arthur âCurlyâ Swank and Virginia (Johnston) Swank. She married Larry Fischbach on April 3, 1976, in Saint Marys, and he survives at the residence.
She is also survived by her two daughters, Tammy (Dennis) Hayden of Fostoria, Ohio and Angela (Mark) Stilley of Panama City Beach, Fla, and her mother-in-law, Dorothy Fischbach of Piqua. She was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur Swank and Virginia Swank Oiler.
Toni was a 1970 graduate of Milton-Union High School in West Milton, Ohio. She worked at the Celina Group Insurance Company, where for many years she instructed classes on insurance software. She later worked at Burke Insurance Company in Saint Marys, Kogge Plumbing and Heating and Grand Carriage II.
Toni was a very devoted animal lover and is survived by her cat, Tigger. She loved all kinds of pets and was always helping a stray cat in the neighborhood. She was a very accomplished counted cross stitcher.
She enjoyed touring the country on the back of Larryâs Harley-Davidson motorcycle.
Funeral rites will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, at the Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road, Saint Marys, Ohio, with the Reverend David Williams as officiant. Burial will follow at Elm Grove Cemetery.
Friends may call from 3-5 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, where memorial gifts may be given to the Best Friends Animal Society, 5001 Angel Canyon Road, Kanab, Utah, 84741.
Condolences may be sent to Toniâs family via Millerfuneralhomes.net.