5/10/2019 6:01:00 PM Lonnie Lee Fish Jr. December 27, 1929 - May 10, 2019
MAIDEN, N.C. - Lonnie Lee Fish Jr., age 89, of Maiden passed away Friday, May 10, 2019 at Carolina Caring in Newton.
Born December 27, 1929 in Catawba County, he was the son of the late Lonnie Lee Fish Sr. and the late Mollie Elizabeth Harkey Fish. He was a member of Mays Chapel United Methodist Church. He was a veteran of the US Navy and served in the Korean War. In addition to his parents, five brothers and four sisters preceded him in death.
Left to cherish his memory is daughter Teresa Harvell and husband, Jackie of Maiden; two sons Alan “Mitchell” Fish of Maiden, Wendell D. Fish and wife, Gloria of Maiden; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
The funeral service will be held, Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Burke Mortuary Chapel in Maiden with Rev. Jeremy Smathers officiating.
Burial will follow in Mays Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery with military honors by American Legion Post 16.
The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1 p.m. until 1:45 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Carolina Caring (formerly Catawba Regional Hospice) 3975 Robinson Rd., Newton, NC 28658.
Visit www.burkemortuary.com to register your condolences.
Burke Mortuary of Maiden, N.C. is serving the Fish Family.