Glenn D. Fairchild, 59, originally of DeGraff, passed away late in the evening Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017, in Bellefontaine. He was born in Bellefontaine on Jan. 11, 1958, to the late Dennis May and Eloise Peters Fairchild.
Glenn is survived by his former wife, Vicki Fairchild; their two children, Lindsey (T.D.) Evans and Garrett Fairchild; two grandchildren, Rhys and Kara Evans; three sisters, Peggy (Harry) Dearwester, Iva (Richard) Burdiss and Glenda Fairchild; three brothers, Eli “T Bud” (Debra) Fairchild, Garry (Penny) Fairchild and David (Melissa Brown) Fairchild; a special brother, Dan Anderson; and a great many nieces and nephews.
He also was preceded in death by his brother, James Richard Fairchild.
Glenn retired in 2009 from Honda of America after almost 30 years, where he worked as a coordinator in vehicle quality at the East Liberty Plant. He enjoyed classic cars, motorcycles, deal finding, hunting, fishing and archery. A recent highlight of his life was when his son, Garrett, shot an elk on a bow hunt in Oregon. Glenn especially enjoyed the time he spent with his children and grandchildren. Rhys and Kara loved their PaPaw and the cool toys he would bring them.
A funeral service begins at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 30, at the Daring & Sanford Funeral Home, 210 W. Hayes St., DeGraff, following calling that begins at 11 a.m.
Express condolences at www.edsfh.com