Dennis D. Fitzwater, age 82, of West Manchester, OH passed away Tuesday, May 11, 2021. He was born August 22, 1938 to the late Carl C. and Esther (Zumbrun) Fitzwater. Dennis was a 1956 graduate of Jackson High School. He was a lifetime Preble County farmer, raised Registered Shorthorn Cattle and drove a semi hauling livestock for over 25 years. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife Betty J. Fitzwater; and brother Lee N. Fitzwater. He is survived by his daughter Becky Fitzwater Hall; grandchildren Justin Fitzwater, Kegan (Victoria) Cordes, Cassi (Cody) Harris and Stetson Hall (Kendra Brower); great grandchildren Cassidy, Haislee, Kolsten and Enslee, brother-in-law Jack Nicholas; and numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held on Monday, May 17, 2021 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the Girton Schimdt & Boucher Gard Funeral Home, 226 West Main Street, Eaton, OH. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at 1:00 pm also at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Roselawn Cemetery, Lewisburg, OH. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.gsbfuneralhome.com.