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David Bishop

Beatrice, Gage County, Nebraska, USA
Death 1 Nov 2012 (aged 70)
Beatrice, Gage County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Beatrice, Gage County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 100144009 · View Source
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David Bishop, 70, of Beatrice, died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, at his home.

He was born Oct. 2, 1942, at Beatrice, Neb. He married Debbie Carpenter on Dec. 23, 1971, at Beatrice. He enjoyed camping and sitting by the campfire. He loved spending time with his family children and grandchildren. He was a member of the Rolling Wheels Car Club and really enjoyed classic cars. He had a love for dogs especially his companion "Zam."

He is survived by his wife, Debbie, of Beatrice; son, Jeffrey Bishop, and wife, Kathy, Jeremy Bishop and wife, Amanda, of Beatrice; daughter, Barbara Petet, and special friend, Dale Harrison, all of Beatrice; 13 grandchildren, Aaron Bishop, Destany Wilgers, Bryan Bishop, Jason Richards, Megan Bohlen, Chelsea Denton, BreAnna Petet, Jacob Bishop, Hali Denton, Jesse Petet, Karle Harrison, Alysa Petet and Tristan Bishop; 1 great-granddaughter, Jayda Bishop; mother, IdaBell Meirath, of Beatrice; brothers, Dennis and John Bishop of Beatrice, Mike Bishop and wife, Bonnie, of Colorado Springs, Colo.; sisters, Jayne Smith and husband, Ron, of Beatrice, and Sally Howe and husband, Jim ,of Lincoln, Neb.; brother-in-law, Ivel Carpenter, of Beatrice; nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by father, George Bishop; stepfather, Marvin Meirath; infant son, Eric Bishop.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, at the First Presbyterian Church, Beatrice, with Pastor Jimmy Shelbourn officiating. Family Prayer Service at 10:15 a.m. Tuesday in church parlor. Burial will at the Evergreen Home Cemetery, Beatrice.

Visitation will be at the Harman-Wright Mortuary, Beatrice, Monday from noon to 9 p.m. with the family greeting friends from 6 to 7 p.m., and one hour prior to services at the church on Tuesday. A register book is also available online at Memorial established to the First Presbyterian Church with Lennie Strader in charge. Harman-Wright Mortuary in charge of arrangements.

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  • Created by: Don
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100144009
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for David Bishop (2 Oct 1942–1 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100144009, citing Evergreen Home Cemetery, Beatrice, Gage County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Don (contributor 46558676) .