A Celebration of Life Service will be held for John Bishop of Heath on Saturday February 23, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. at The Old Country Church, 101 South 5th Street, Newark.
John Bishop was born in Columbus, on April 3, 1936, to the late Clarence and Catherine Bishop. He passed away at his home in Heath on February 13, 2013. He was 76.
John is preceded in death by his wife, Phyllis; and infant son, Jeffery Bishop.
He is survived by his daughters, Sue (Gary) Bishop of Buckeye Lake, Elizabeth (William) Philabaum of Thornville, Sonya (Curtis) Hay of Etna, Deatra (Gregory) Chesser of Bunn, NC and Suzette (Bradley) Blain of Thornville; sons, John and Michelle Bishop of Groveport, Doug and Janean Bishop of Atlanta, GA, Paul and Lorie Bishop of Columbus, Greg and Netty Bishop of Pataskala, Mike and Dawn Bishop of Lancaster, and Jeffrey Brown and Austin of the home; 17 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; sister, Martha; and brothers, Paul and Joseph Bishop.
John was a supervisor for Columbus Auto Parts and retired from Martin Marietta Aerospace. He was a member of the Old County Church.
There are no calling hours.
Visit www.CrissSchoedinger.com to sign an online guestbook or share a special memory. Friends may contribute to Hospice of Central Ohio or Angels in Action, PO Box 4355 Newark, OH in his memory.