Mount Vernon News
  • Louise Fissel

  • June 3, 2010

GALENA — Louise Fissel, 96, of Galena died June 1, 2010, at Kobacker House in Columbus.

She was born July 25, 1913, in Columbus to the late Raymond E. and Mary C. (Ropp) Fissel. She graduated Galena High School; taught Sunday school at Galena United Methodist Church; served as treasurer of Galena; and was assistant clerk at the Galena Post Office.

Also deceased are a sister, Dorothy Poole; and brother, Raymond Fissel.

Surviving are sister-in-law, Vonna Fissel; five nieces, a nephew, 12 great-nieces and nephews; 21 great-great-nieces and nephews; one great-great-great-nephew.

Friends may call Friday 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Galena United Methodist Church, 2777 Sunbury Road, where a service celebrating her life will be Saturday at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Jeff Croft officiating. Burial will follow in Lithopolis Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to her church, P.O. Box 308, Galena, OH 43021. The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home in Sunbury is honored to serve the family of Louise Fissel; visit at



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