Brett A. Bishop

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320 W. Mansfield Street New Washington OH 44854 1/22/2017 14:00:00

422 W. Mansfield Street New Washington OH 44854 1/23/2017 11:00:00

Brett A. Bishop, age 45, resident of New Washington, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at his home following a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on August 21, 1971 in Galion Ohio to Ronald and Betty (Hiler) Bishop and was a lifelong New Washington resident. Brett was a 1989 graduate of Buckeye Central High School and co-owner of Buckeye Painting. Brett enjoyed all types of sports, coaching many teams and following his sons’ in their sporting events over the years. He was also a member of the St. Bernard Catholic Church in New Washington.
He is survived by his wife, April L. (Smith) Bishop whom he married on September 4, 1993; two sons, Carter and Grant Bishop; his parents, Ron and Betty Bishop of New Washington; a sister, Deb (Andy) Thurner of Moscow, Ohio; a brother, Mark (Kim) Bishop of New Washington; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, January 22, 2017 from 2:00 to 6:00 PM at the St. Bernard Catholic School Gymnasium, in New Washington, Ohio. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday at 11:00 AM at the St. Bernard Catholic Church with Father Eric Culler officiating. Burial will follow in St. Bernard Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family request memorial contributions be made to the Tyler Niese Memorial Scholarship Fund. Online condolences can be made at


Denise Douglas - Jan 21, 2017

Dear Bishop family I want to extend my heartfelt condolences for your loss. Please be assured of God’s enduring love for you, his concern with your well-being, and his willingness to help you endure this difficult time. (1Peter 5:7) May God’s promise at Revelation 21:4; and Acts 24:15 provide your family comfort in the days and weeks to come. For further encouragement, please visit JW.ORG.

Cindy Lynch - Jan 21, 2017

Dear Kim, Mark and family,
So sorry for your loss. You shall remain in my thoughts and prayers. Cindy (Kim’s coworker)

John Liszewski - Jan 20, 2017

Sorry for your loss. Prayers to everyone

Tom and Mary McCarthy - Jan 20, 2017

April, Carter and Grant: So sad at the passing of Brett. You and all of Bretts family are so dear to us. Prayers for peace and strength in the coming weeks. Love to all.

tracy schaefer sherwin williams - Jan 20, 2017

Sorry for your loss. He was an amazing person and lived life to the fullest. Will be praying for you .

Gretchen (Auck) Henson - Jan 19, 2017

I was so sorry to hear about Brett’s passing. I will be praying for your family during the days and weeks ahead. God Bless you and your boys!

Debbie & Larry Zellner - Jan 19, 2017

April, So sorry to hear about your loss. Prayers for you and the boys during this difficult time. God Bless you all!

Lane & Jenni Miner - Jan 19, 2017

For the Lord has taken him into his loving arms, that he suffers no more.

Denise Ackerman - Jan 19, 2017

So sorry to hear of Brett’s passing. I will be praying for everyone in these very hard times.