CHETOPA — Barbara Joan Fish, 79, of Chetopa died at 7:05 a.m. Friday, Dec. 9, 2011, at Chetopa Manor.
She was born Sept. 7, 1932, in Vinita, Okla., to Edwin and Pearl Ina (Hays) Dow. She formerly worked at the Kansas Army Ammunition Plant in Parsons.
She married Edward H. Fish on Sept. 15, 1960, in Miami, Okla. He preceded her in death June 17, 2002.
Survivors include a son, Michael Bryant of Chetopa; a daughter, Robin Polk of Chetopa; two grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
She also was preceded in death by a brother and a sister.
Following cremation, a memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Community Bible Church in Chetopa.
Memorials are suggested to help defray funeral expenses. These may be left at or mailed to Bath-Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 346, Chetopa, 67336.
Online condolences may be left at www.forbeshoffman.com.