Send a Private Condolence to the family of Lucille Fairchild
Lucille Fairchild age 82, 113 Maple Lane Portland passed away Thursday at her residence. She was born in Illinois on November 24, 1935 the daughter of George and Helen (Oehlerking) Bleile. She was married June 7, 1953 to William Fairchild who survives. She was retired from CTS in Berne and also worked at Bearcreek Farms. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, a 1953 graduate of Ela Vernon High School, member of Plant, Hope and Hoe Garden Club, Receptionist for 30 years of Weight Watchers, Greene Twp. Kitchen Kookies Home Ec and Yellow Rockers Square Dance Club. She enjoyed gardening, canning, knitting and crocheting.
Surviving are her husband William, two daughters Donna Bailey (companion Mike Butcher) of Portland and Faye Bailey (husband Bob) of Portland. Four grandchildren Greg Geesaman (wife Brittany), Scott Geesaman (wife Lori) Jody Huey and Jamie Fairchild (companion Chad LeMaster) and eight great grandchildren, Two sisters Louise App of Obetz, Ohio and Lorene Parsley of Round Lake, Il. She was preceded in death by a son Robert Fairchild and a daughter Rita Fairchild.
Funeral services will be Saturday April 28th at 11:00 AM in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with Pastor Laura Meier presiding. Burial will be in the IOOF Cemetery in Pennville. Visitation will be Saturday from 9:00 – 11:00 AM. In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to Family Life Care or choice of the donor.