Michael E. "Mick" Bishop St. Johns Michael E. "Mick" Bishop died Friday, February 14, 2014 at the age of 67. He was born September 13, 1946 in St. Johns the son of Paul and Edith (Thomas) Bishop. Mick was a graduate of Rodney B. Wilson High School in St. Johns, Class of 1964. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, is an Army
veteran and member of American Legion Post # 153 and VFW
Post # 4113 in St. Johns. Mick retired from General Motors
in 2003 where he worked in skilled trades as an electrician and was a member of U.A.W. Local #652. Surviving are his wife of 42 years, Geri; two daughters, Staci (Mike) Lamsma of Coopersville, MI and Shan (Dave) Mitchell of Cedar Springs, MI; seven grandchildren, Cameron, Paige, Austin, Dylan and McKenzie Mitchell and Taylor and Rylee Lamsma; two sisters, Cheryl (Bob) Prichard of St. Johns, Lorraine (Millard) Douglas of FL; two brothers, Thomas Bishop of Ithaca and Doug (Deb) Bishop of St. Johns. He was preceded in death by his father, Paul and mother and step-father Edith and Mahlon Devereaux. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:00 am Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at St. Joseph Catholic Church 109 Linden, St. Johns with Rev. Fr. Michael Williams as Celebrant. Rite of Burial will follow at Mt. Rest Cemetery with military honors provided by the St. Johns Honor Guard. The family will receive relatives and friends 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 pm Monday at Keck-Coleman Funeral Home, St. Johns. A vigil service will be held at 7:00 pm Monday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the
1755 Abbey Rd. East Lansing, MI 48823.