WALTER MONROE FIELDS, 81, of 2901 Fair Rd. Sidney passed away Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at 2:27 P.M. at the Fair Haven Shelby County Home.
He was born on March 7, 1931 in Pendleton, Kentucky, the son of the late Noah and Lulla (Spoonmore) Fields.
On March 4, 1950 he married Geneva Lee Caudill who preceded him in death in October of 1979. On July 19, 1980 he married Doris Young who survives along with five children, B. Ann Johnson of Troy, OH, Ronnie Fields of FL, Joyce Coldiron of Bellefontaine,OH, Donna Holtzberger of West Liberty, OH,and Corsia (Corky) Van Meter of IN. ,three stepchildren, Debbie Brock of Sidney, Mike Neer of Tipp City, and Greg Neer of MI., seventeen grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren. Three brothers, Calvin Fields of CA, Russell Fields of West Carolton, OH, and Clyde Fields of Batavia, OH. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Sandi Bicknell, three sisters, Fannie Myers, Opal Fields and Theda Mary Wisbee, three brothers, Ed Fields, Elmer and Jessie Fields .
Walter was a retired well driller. Mr. Fields was a member of the Pentecostal Faith.
Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 7 P.M. from the Cromes Funeral Home, 302 S. Main Ave. with Pastor Kenneth Castor officiating.
Burial will in the Bethel Tate Cemetery, Bethel, Ohio. Friends may call Tuesday from 4 P.M. until the hour of service at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed to the Fields family at our website, www.cromesfh.com