Donald Alan Fish, Jr.

January 8, 1954 ~ April 14, 2024

Donald Alan Fish Jr, 70, passed away peacefully on April 14, 2024.

Alan was born on January 8, 1954, to loving parents Donald Fish Sr. and Joann Wray Fish.

Alan was a graduate of Lake Charles High School of which he took pride as an alumni and looked forward to the annual reunions. He also graduated from the University of Southwest Louisiana with a bachelor’s degree. During his time at USL, Alan joined Delta Tau Delta Fraternity and proudly continued to be a fraternity member throughout the years. In 1991 Alan would move from Louisiana to Florida. Alan later retired from working as a pharmaceutical representative.

Alan spent his free time playing poker, spending time with friends, entertaining, and cooking for those he loved. He will be remembered by those who love him for being a friend to everyone he meets and for his great sense of humor. Most importantly, he will be remembered as a caring and loving father. He was a Christian of Presbyterian faith.

Alan is survived by his loving mother Joann Fish, beloved daughters Gail Fish (Wendell Jacinto Pereira) and Jill Fish, loving sister Daphne Danahay (Mike) and her family, and the mother of his children, Jean Fish.

Alan is predeceased by his loving father, Donald Fish Sr.

Memorial services will be at 3:00 PM Sunday, May 5th, 2024 in the Chapel of Johnson Funeral Home in Lake Charles. Deacon Richard Donahoe will officiate. Family and friends will visit in remembrance Sunday from 12:00 PM until the time of services. Interment services will be at 9:30 AM Monday at Consolata Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, Memorial donations may be made to Lock Park Endowment, (Wildcat Memorial maintenance and Reunion sponsor) 838 Touchy Street, Lake Charles, LA 70601.


Visitation: Sunday, May 5, 2024
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Johnson Funeral Home
4321 Lake Street
Lake Charles, LA 70605

Memorial Service: Sunday, May 5, 2024
3:00 pm

Johnson Funeral Home
4321 Lake Street
Lake Charles, LA 70605

Interment Service: Monday, May 6, 2024
9:30 am

Consolata Cemetery
2300 Country Club Road.
Lake Charles, LA 70605

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  1. Candle 2Alan was my bestie since we met on Leap year 20+ years ago. He only wished the best for us. I hope I was always as true blue as he was. My love goes out to Joann,Daphne and family, Gail and family, Jill and also Jean. Thank you for sharing Alan with me.. my life is richer for it.

  2. Candle 5There will forever be an empty space where Alan was with all his humor and kindness. May you rest in peace 🕊️

  3. Candle 4I feel like I knew Alan my whole life. What a sense of humor and a great smile. My warmest wishes to his mom and sister — it’s been a long time since I have seen either one but have very fond memories. He will be missed by our class.

  4. Candle 1The journey ahead always looks so long.
    The roads we travel are never planned.
    The actual walk is actually quite brief.
    We never know how many souls we touch along the way.
    I was blessed to have walked with Alan.

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