|Birth: ||Aug. 19, 1926|
|Death: ||Jun. 29, 2010|
WATERVILLE - Arthur P. Bishop, 83, formerly of Brunswick, died Tuesday, June 29, 2010, at the home of Brad, Lynda, Cameron and Kyle Bishop, where he had resided since February.
Art was born in Saco on Aug. 19, 1926, the son of Arthur and Antoinette (Larose) Bishop. Art attended Saco schools, graduating from Thornton Academy in 1948, after serving his country during World War II. Upon graduating from Thornton, Art embarked on what were the greatest four years of his life. Art enrolled at Bowdoin College, graduating in 1952, and the years spent at Bowdoin remained some of the greatest memories of his lifetime.
He was predeceased by his parents and sister, Georgette Bishop Stetson. Art married Rosemary Emerson Bishop in 1951. She died Sept. 29, 1963, at the age of 35.
Surviving are his son, Brad and his wife, Lynda (Giroux); two grandsons who were the pride of his life, Cam, a sophomore at Bowdoin College and Kyle, a senior at Waterville Senior High School, all of Waterville. Special thanks to William "Bill" Cockburn for his friendship and many visits to see Art; to Lynda's mother, Joanne Lucas Falvo, for her support and never ending array of food
Interment will be in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Saco. (Morning Sentinel 6/30/2010)
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Created by: Bev Winship
Record added: Jun 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54301947
Paul J. Lambert
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