March 5, 1940 - August 12, 2013 OKLAHOMA CITY Memorial Mass for Jim Bishop will be Sat. Sept 28 at 10:00 AM at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 1901 NW 18th St. Jim was born on March 5, 1940 to J.O. and Imelda Bishop. He grew up in OKC and attended Corpus Christi Grade School and St. Gregory High School in Shawnee, OK. He attended St. Gregory Jr. College, then St. John's University in Collegeville, MN to complete his degree.Jim married Cathey Schmees and had 2 children, Jonathan and Monica. They attended St. Francis of Assisi Church for 30 years. Jim worked at Tinker Air Force Base for 25 years. He died suddenly Aug. 12. Jim is survived by his wife, son, daughter-in-law, daughter, grandchildren and sister. His parents and his brother predeceased him. Memorial donations may be made to: St Gregory Abbey in Shawnee.
Published in The Oklahoman on Sept. 26, 2013