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Geraldine Basel Bishop
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Birth: May 24, 1933
Garfield Heights
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Death: May 21, 2008

Bishop, Geraldine M. Maple Grove Twp., Michigan Passed away Wednesday, May 21, 2008 at her home. She would have been 75 years old on Saturday. Geraldine M. Basel was born May 24, 1933 in Garfield Heights, Ohio the daughter of the late George and Marie (McMahon) Basel. She married Kenneth J. "Whitey" Bishop on September 10, 1955 at St. Therese Catholic Church in Garfield Heights, Ohio. He preceded her in death on March 25, 2006. Geraldine was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church of Maple Grove. She loved being around her family. Geraldine enjoyed BINGO, reading, and knitting. She volunteered as a religious education teacher for a number of years and had worked for the Brass Bell Motel for several years. Geraldine is survived by five daughters, Deborah (Robert) Lechota of Flushing, MaryJo (Richard) White of New Lothrop, Jean (Stan) Wenzlick of Ches-aning, Nancy (Alan) Schultz of Oakley, Teresa (Paul) Carroll of Clarkston and George (Jennifer) Bishop of New Lothrop; 16 grandchildren; four great-grand-children; one sister, Alice (Victor) Biltz of Ohio and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband and her parents, Geraldine was preceded in death by a brother, George J. Basel and two sisters, Rose Bishop and Sr. Eileen Basel. Geraldine's Funeral Liturgy will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 24, 2008 at St. Michael Catholic Church of Maple Grove. 17994 Lincoln Rd., New Lothrop, MI. Rev. Fr. Randy Kelly will officiate with burial at St. Michael Cemetery. Friends may call at the Walker-Martin Funeral Home, Chesaning on Thursday, May 22, 2008 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m., Friday, May 23, 2008 from 12:00 to 9:00 p.m. and at the church on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of Mass. A Vigil for Geraldine will take place at 7:00 p.m. on Friday followed by a Rosary by the Knights of Columbus at 8:00 p.m.
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  Kenneth Joseph Bishop (1932 - 2006)
Saint Michaels Catholic Cemetery
Saginaw County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Helen Prieur Gengler
Record added: Jan 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83947308
Geraldine <i>Basel</i> Bishop
Added by: Helen Prieur Gengler
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