Jordan Fish, age 89, died on August 11, 2022. Loving son of Ida and Harry Fish, brother of Mort (Carol) Fish and Laurence (Shirley) Fish, and a twin brother who died at six months.
Lovingly and expertly cared for in his later years by niece, Marsha Fish. He is survived by nephews, nieces, great nephews, great nieces, and many cousins.
Jordan attended Central High School class of 1950, graduated from the University of Iowa 1954 and joined the Air Force in 1955 with the rank of 1st lieutenant. As a resident of Sioux City, he owned and operated the successful Vista Travel Agency for the better of 20 years. He also took care of his physically disabled, elderly mother for many years. Jordan resided in Sioux City, Iowa until he retired in the latter 1970’s and moved to Hemet, California shortly thereafter. In 2012 he moved to Houston, Texas to be close to his brother’s family.
Jordan enjoyed travel and genealogy sleuthing and would on occasion call his cousin Diane Arenson to report genealogical findings regarding the family. He enjoyed his world travels at the agency and would often reminisce about his favorite places. He also enjoyed staying in touch with friends, seeking out specialty dining and foods. Internment in Houston, Texas, close to his brother Laurence and sister-in-law Shirley. Jordan had recently grown fond of German Shepherds and their attentive demeanor.
Funeral Services were held Tuesday August 16th at 11am in Emanu El Memorial Park. Rabbi Deborah Schloss, officiated.
Donations in his memory can be made to “