Ruth Evelyn Bishop

BISHOP, RUTH EVELYN, 94, of Louisville, passed away December 4, 2012.

She was a devoted Mother, a member of St. Stephen Martyr Church and a resident of the Masonic Home.

Ruth is preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Clyde Vernon Bishop; and a grandson, James Vernon Gibson.

She is survived by her children, Dr. Clyde E. Bishop (Johanna), Patricia Crabtree and Lawrence E. Bishop (Saturnina), Mary R. Hance (Lonnie) and Gary L. Bishop (Barbara); She is also survived by 15 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

A celebration of Ruth's life funeral Mass will be conducted at 10 a.m. Monday, December 10, 2012 at St. Stephen Martyr Church, 2931 Pindell Avenue, Louisville, KY, (502) 635-5813, with interment to follow at Resthaven Memorial Park. A visitation will be held from 2-8 p.m. Sunday, December 9, 2012 at Arch L. Heady at Resthaven, 4400 Bardstown Road.

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Arch L. Heady at Resthaven
4400 Bardstown Road Louisville, KY 40218
(502) 491-5950

Published in The Courier-Journal on Dec. 8, 2012