|Birth: ||Dec. 6, 1925|
|Death: ||Apr. 11, 2008|
KEWANEE, IL - Marjorie J. Bishop, 82, of Kewanee, died at 1:10 P.M. Friday, April 11, 2008 at Royal Oaks Health Care Center, Kewanee.
Cremation rites have been accorded and a memorial service will be held at 10:30 A.M. Wednesday, April 16 at the Grace Church of the Nazarene, Kewanee. Pastor Renee Kindle will officiate. Visitation will be held from 5-7 P.M. Tuesday at the church. Inurnment will be at Mt. Palatine Cemetery at a later date. Rux Funeral Home, Kewanee is in charge of arrangements.
Marjorie was born on December 6, 1925 in Toulon, Il., the daughter of William and Cora (Heironimus) Hall. She married Irvine F. Bishop on February 12, 1944 in Toulon. He died on August 11, 1966. Also preceding her in death were her parents, 1 son John, 1 grandson, 2 brothers, 2 sisters, 1 half-brother, and 2 half-sisters. She is survived by 2 daughters, Glenda Gardner and Gynethia Bishop, both of Kewanee, 15 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, 4 great-great grandchildren and 1 sister, Edith Fornander, Kewanee.
She was a 1943 graduate of Toulon High School. She had worked for the Walworth Company, Boss Mfg. Empire Clothing, Toy Factory, Alfono's and other Kewanee restaurants, Kidd Funeral Home and did housework and babysitting. She was a member of the Grace Church of the Nazarene and the American Legion Auxiliary. She was also on the welcoming committee and residence council at Royal Oaks Nursing Home. She also enjoyed doing word search puzzles and spending time with all her family and friends.
Irvine Bishop (1899 - 1966)*
Mount Palatine Cemetery
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Apr 20, 2008
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