Paul Wilson Bishop

Paul Wilson Bishop

Norris City, White County, Illinois, USA
Death 31 Mar 2019 (aged 90)
The Villages, Lake County, Florida, USA
Burial Bushnell, Sumter County, Florida, USA
Plot SECTION 618 SITE 157
Memorial ID 198156150 · View Source
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BLOOMINGTON — Paul Wilson Bishop, 90, of The Villages, Fla., formerly of Bloomington, passed away March 31, 2019 at Elan Memory Care Facility, The Villages, Fla.

Paul was born June 25, 1928, in Norris City, to Claude and Halsie Wilson Bishop. He graduated from Norris City High School and was drafted into the Army, serving in the Korean War where he was awarded both the Purple Heart and Bronze Star.

He then graduated from Indiana University and became a CPA.

He married Adele Mozeris in Springfield in 1953. She died in 1981.

Paul retired from Growmark in 1986 where he served as an accountant, comptroller and treasurer.

In 1984, Paul married Darlene Brewer in LeRoy, and moved to Florida in 1994, where they enjoyed 25 years of great retired life.

Paul is survived by his wife, Darlene of 34 years; his daughters, Kimberly (Craig) Carmichael and Karen Bidner; three stepdaughters, Debra Deedrich, Kathleen (Kevin) Builta, Lisa Brewer; 12 grandchildren; and one great-grandson.

There will be a private burial April 26 at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, Fla., with a celebration of life hosted by the family.

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  • Added: 7 Apr 2019
  • Find A Grave Memorial 198156150
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