Wilbur FitchJuly 2, 2017
Fitch, Wilbur, 79 of Springfield passed away July 2, 2017 in his residence. He was born in Paintsville, KY in 1937, the son of William and Vesta Fitch. Wilbur retired from Ryder Trucking as a diesel mechanic. He was a member of H.S. Kissell Lodge #674 F & AM, Scottish Rite Valley of Dayton, Antioch Shrine, Springfield Clark Shrine Club and Union Club. He loved traveling, history and fishing. He was known as a tinkerer and outdoorsman. Wilbur always had the time to help someone. Wilbur was preceded in death by his parents; daughter Marsha Rambo; brothers Eugene and Willard Fitch. Survivors include his children Creig (Jenny) Fitch and Paula (Joseph Benson, Sr.) Fitch; sister Darlene Nelson; Judy Fitch; grandchildren Justin Koehler and Talise Owens; great-grandchildren Caden, Jazzlyn, Zariana, Kain and Zavier. Visitation will be Friday from 6-8PM in the RICHARDS, RAFF & DUNBAR MEMORIAL HOME with masonic services at 7:30PM. Services to honor Wilbur will be Saturday at 10:30AM in the Memorial Home with Orbie Estep officiating. Burial to follow in Ferncliff Cemetery. Memorial contributions are requested to Hospice of the Miami Valley. Expressions of sympathy may be made at www.richardsraffanddunbar.com.