Alene R. Fish, 91, of Granite City, passed away Monday, March 30, 2015, at Stearns Nursing and Rehab in Granite City.
She was born Dec. 22, 1923, in Dunklin County, Mo., the daughter to Roy C. and Ina Mae (nee: Griffith) Cook Sr. Alene was a member of Gracepoint Church in Granite City for 45 years.
She is survived by six children, Jerry (Betty Tucker) Fish of Granite City, Jack (Karen Huebner) Fish of Magnolia, Texas, Sherry (Robert Atchisson) Atchisson of Collinsville, Sheila (Dennis Rushing) Rushing of Bethalto, Sandra Fish of Collinsville and John (Rene O’neil) Fish of Manchester, Mo.; 17 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Marie Southard of Reedley, Calif., and Delores Linton of Fresno, Calif.
She was preceded in death by both parents; son, Danny Joe Fish; three brothers, Roy Jr., Leon, and Larry Cook; and two sisters, Edna May Wagster and Nelda Jean Chancellor.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, April 3, 2015, at Gracepoint Church, 2450 Pontoon Road in Granite City, where the funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 4, 2015. Burial will follow at St. John Cemetery in Granite City. Online guestbook and information available at www.wojstrom.com. Memorials can be made to Gracepoint Church.