MUSCATINE, Iowa - Alice Jean Peniston, 86, of Muscatine, passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2018, at Premier Estates.
Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 15, 2018, at St. Mathias Church. Burial will take place in Greenwood Cemetery. A time of food and fellowship will be held at Gannon Hall following the committal service.
Visitation will be from 2 until 5 p.m. on Sunday, January 14, 2018, at the Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the family in care of Ernie Peniston. Online condolences: www.wittichfuneralhome.com
Alice was born on May 26, 1931, in Mystic, the daughter of James and Eaithel Mae Jones Wright. She married Earnest O. Peniston on December 25, 1949, in Centerville. He preceded her in death on November 29, 2007.
She sold Stanley Home Products. She loved to travel, fish, and tend to her garden. She especially loved and treasured her grand and great-grandchildren.
Those left to honor her memory include two sons, Ernie Peniston Jr. of Atalissa, and Milton Peniston of Muscatine; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one son, Jerry Lee Peniston; one daughter, Adalia Mae 'Della' Peniston; and her siblings, David Wright, James Wright Jr, and Margaret Beechum.
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Our deepest sympathy to Ernie and your family. Alice was the sweetest lady at Bickford. You are in our thoughts.
So sorry for your loss. Alice was a wonderful lady. Always enjoyed visiting with her. She will be missed. Thoughts and prayers to all of your family. The Benac Family
To the Peniston Family - The Juarez family extend to the Lord our prayers of encouragement and peace in your Hearts and minds at this time. 86 yrs of life is a blessing to have been able to have shared and may the bles... more
Ernie and family, You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Ms. Alice was.a very sweet and loving lady. She will truly be missed. May she R.I.P. Heaven has received a very special angel.
To Alice's family You will be in my prayers as you go through this time of sorrow. Her memory will always be in your heart.
Ernie and Milton my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time of greif. Alice was a wonderful and thoughtful person who always had a smile when ever you saw her. She will be missed.