Donald C. Bishop, Jr. Loving Husband, Father, and Grandfather 1932 - 2013 Donald Chapman Bishop, Jr., passed away on October 22, 2013. He is survived by his wife Roslyn; sons, Bryan and Bruce; daughter-in-law, Neena and grandson, Kiran; sister, Phyllis; brother, Garland, and a loving extended family. Don was born August 18, 1932, in Rutland, Vermont, the son of Donald Chapman Bishop, Sr., and Naomi Brown Bishop. He was the older brother of Harold, Phyllis, and Garland. Donald served honorably in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1954, earning two bronze service stars in Korea. He married Roz in 1955, and they welcomed Bruce and Bryan in 1964. In 1965, he began his career with IBM, retiring in 1989. Since 1979, Don and Roz have lived in Tucson, Arizona. Final arrangements will be private. Don will be laid to rest in Arlington National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Disabled American Veterans Charitable Service Trust, www.cst.dav.org.
Published in the Arizona Daily Star on Oct. 30, 2013