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Franklin D. Fisher

Posted on Nov. 16, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.

Jan. 17, 1964 - Nov. 13, 2013

ELKHART — Franklin D. Fisher, 49, of Elkhart, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, at his home.

He was born Jan. 17, 1964, in Charleston, W.Va., to the late Albert Frank and Wanda June (Simms) Fisher. On Oct. 14, 2006, in Mishawaka, he married Loretta A. (Ott) Reed.

She survives along with three children, Jennifer (Darrel) Roberts, Ashley Fisher and Franklin Fisher, all of Elkhart; two stepchildren, Sean Kimmel of Fort Wayne and Jaime Kimmel of Kimmel; two sisters, Melissa (Donovan) McCormick and Wanda Perry, both of Elkhart; and one brother, Thomas Fisher of Elkhart.

Franklin enjoyed watching NASCAR and worked as an electrician for Zeiler Electric in Mishawaka for the past two years.

A celebration of life service will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, at Elijah’s Fire International Church, 607 Middleton Run Road, Elkhart. Pastor Jack Smith will preside.

Cremation has taken place at Elkhart Cremation Services.

Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.