Mr. Harry James “Jimmy” Fisher, 49, Lebanon, died Sunday, Feb. 16, in Lebanon.
Harry James “Jimmy” Fisher was born in Lebanon, Indiana, on Oct. 29, 1964, the youngest of nine children, to Margaret A. “Maggie” (Wathen) Fisher and the late Leonard G. “Red” Fisher.
He was raised in Lebanon and graduated in 1983 from Lebanon High School. In 1984, he enlisted in the United States Air Force and served his country actively for nine years as a Senior Master Sergeant. Following the service he joined the Air Force Reserves.A career military man, Jimmy had been stationed in several places prior to moving back to Lebanon in March 2013.
He was a devoted father who loved spending time with his children and enjoyed golfing in his free time.
He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Lebanon, The VFW in Lebanon, The American Legion in Lebanon, and the Eagles Club in Lebanon.
Survivors include his mother, Margaret A. “Maggie” Fisher of Lebanon; three children Emma L. Fisher, Elijah J. Fisher and Ethan A. Fisher all of Germany; eight siblings, David L. Fisher of Bastrop, Louisiana; Michael W. Fisher and wife (Teresa) of Lebanon, John T. Fisher of Lebanon, Jeffrey L. Fisher and wife (Pam) of Lebanon, Steven G. Fisher of Lebanon, Donna J. Fisher of Lebanon, Linda M. Sutherlin of Pittsboro, Pamela A. Davis and husband (Dale) Lebanon, and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his father, Jimmy was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Richard Sutherlin; a sister-in-law, Denise Fisher; and a nephew, Shaun Adair.
Visitation is planned for Wednesday, Feb. 19, from 4 to 7 p.m., at Myers Mortuary, 1502 North Lebanon St., in Lebanon.
The Rosary will be held at the funeral home at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, prior to visitation.
The funeral mass will be held on Thursday, Feb. 20, at 10:30 a.m., at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 319 East South St., in Lebanon, with Rev. Timothy Kroeger, officiating.
Interment with military rites will follow services at the St. Joseph Cemetery in Lebanon.
Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church, Building Fund, 319 East South St., Lebanon IN 46052, or Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.
Online condolences may be made at myersmortuary.com.