Elizabeth <I>Strasser</I> Bishop

Elizabeth Strasser Bishop

Birth
Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 14 Mar 1915 (aged 62)
White County, Indiana, USA
Burial Burnettsville (White County), Cass County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 12764375 · View Source
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Daughter of John Strasser Sr. and Mary (Zimmerman).
-Mrs. W. J. Bishop died Sunday
morning at two o'clock. Her death
came as a shock to her many friends.
Mrs. Bishop had not been well for
some time. Her condition was not
thought to be serious as she was up
and around the most of the time.
Elizabeth Strasser, wife of Wm. J.
Bishop, was born in Fairfleld County,
(Clearfield County)Pennsylvania,
January 2, 1853; departed
this life at her home early Sunday
morning, March 14, 1915, being
at the time of her death 62 years
2 months and 12 days of age. When
she was 14 years of age her parents
moved to White county, where .she
has lived all her life. She was united
in marriage to W. J. Bishop March
10th, 1870, thus by four days passing
their 45th anniversary. To them
were born three sons, Oscar O, who
died in 1873: Burley F., who died in
1912, and Elton R., still at home. Two
nephews; George and Arlie Bishop of
Texas were left orphans at an early
age and were reared to young manhood
in her home. Besides husband
and son she leaves to mourn their
loss a sister, Mrs. Sarah Hoover, of
Fairfield county. Pa., one brother, Mr.
John Strasser of Miami; three grandchildren,
a large number of relative and
friends. The deceased united
with the Baptist church in 1873, being
baptized by Rev. Dooley. For the
remaining years she has been a faithful
and a loyal worker in the church
of her choice. The funeral was conducted
from the Baptist church Wednesday
afternoon by Rev.Miller. Interment
at the Davis cemetery.
THE JOURNAL-TRIBUNE
SATURDAY-MORNING; MARCH 20, 1915


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  • Created by: Jack Strasser
  • Added: 22 Dec 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 12764375
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth Strasser Bishop (2 Jan 1853–14 Mar 1915), Find a Grave Memorial no. 12764375, citing Davis Cemetery, Burnettsville (White County), Cass County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Jack Strasser (contributor 46796556) .