Ronald C. Bishop, 81, lifelong resident of New Washington, Ohio passed away on Friday, May 1, 2020 at Riverside Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. He was born on March 9, 1939 to the late Clemence B. and Frances (Hoehn) Bishop.
Ron was a 1957 graduate of New Washington High School. He went on to work for Mansfield Brass before entering the Army Reserves. After his service, he worked various jobs before joining the staff of Weithman and Bros as a mason and bricklayer. Ron was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church where he was involved in the cemetery committee as well as the Knights of Columbus.
A loyal Indians fan, he also enjoyed golfing, fishing, bird watching and playing Euchre. His family was most important to him and he loved attending all of his grandchildren’s events.
He will be forever missed by his wife, Betty (Hiler) Bishop whom he married on June 23, 1962; children, Deb (Andy) Thurner, Mark (Kim) Bishop, the late Brett Bishop, and April (Paul) Barker; grandchildren, Amanda (Steven) Meadows, Morgan (Mark) Meadows-Reed, Carter Bishop and Grant (Emily) Bishop; great grandchild, Emmy Meadows; siblings, Larry (Velma) Bishop, Doris Arnold, and Shirley (Leroy) Burkin; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Gene (Teresa) Hiler; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and son, Ron was preceded in death by his sisters, Alice (Clem) Decker and Janice (Tom) Krupp, and brother-in-law Dudley Arnold.
Family and friends are invited to attend a graveside service on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at St. Bernard Catholic Cemetery in New Washington at 11:30 a.m. with Father George W. Mahas officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to St. Bernard Catholic Church. Online condolences can be left for the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com.
Tom Hale - May 15, 2020
Lou - Sending loving thoughts and comforting prayers. Lovenhugs, Lou
Cheryl Brackman - May 15, 2020
Thinking of you and yours during this time.
Theresa Johnson - May 13, 2020
Deb, so sorry to hear about your father. Sending my condolences to you and your family. I really enjoyed when I met your parents that time out at the property. They both were so welcoming and kind. Here's to the good memories. Hugs and kisses.
Janelle McCord - May 13, 2020
I am a co-worker of Deb and just wanted to express condolences to her and your family for your loss.
Linus & Freda Bishop and Family - May 10, 2020
So very sorry to hear about Ron. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Entire Family.
With Deepest Sympathy
Larry and Kathy Stinchcomb - May 7, 2020
Betty and Family , you have our sympathy and are in our prayers . Hugs sent your way and Blessings to you all . Take care .
Tom and Betty Orewiler - May 6, 2020
Tom deeply enjoyed working with Ron over the years and we are both so sorry for your loss. Please except our deepest condolences during this time.
Terry and Rosie Hobbs - May 6, 2020
Betty and family, So sorry to hear of Ronnie’s passing. He was always such a nice guy. He will be missed. Our deepest sympathy. Love Rosie & Terry
Karen Alt - May 6, 2020
Betty and family, I was so sorry to hear of Ron's passing. Please accept my sympathy and know that you are all in my prayers.
Janet Bishop - May 6, 2020
Rick & Mary Murray - May 6, 2020
Our deepest sympathy to the family. He was such a nice man & always had a smile. We will remember him fondly.
Bob & Gloria Miller - May 6, 2020
Please accept our deepest sympathy for Ronnie’s passing. Our thoughts & prayers are with you.
Carl & Carma Siesel - May 5, 2020
So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.
Mark and Deanna Weithman - May 5, 2020
Mark, we were saddened to hear about your father. May the Grace of God welcome him to the Kingdom of Heaven. With all our sympathy, God Bless
Frances K . Riddle - May 5, 2020
My.prayers are with you, Doris Ann Arnold and family.
Paula Capek - May 5, 2020
Our family sends much love and prayers to all. Ron was a wonderful man whom so many cherished and will be greatly missed.
Steve & Paula Capek and family.
Linda Lutz - May 5, 2020
So sorry for you loss. Prayers for you and your family.
Norma Bishop - May 4, 2020
Betty & Family, Sending my deepest sympathy. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time.
James and Roxann Young - May 4, 2020
We are so sorry for your loss.
Ray & Mary Bloomfield - May 4, 2020
Such a nice cousin, always had a smile and kind words.....God bless Betty and family.
Ken & Kathy Ketterman - May 4, 2020
Mark— We’re so sorry to hear of the loss of your Dad. Our thoughts and prayers to you and your family at such a difficult time
Anna Friday - May 3, 2020
Betty, my deepest sympathy. Prayers for you and your family.
Jessica Thurner - May 3, 2020
Ron was an amazing man and will be truly missed. Our prayers are with all of the family during this difficult time. Much love and big hugs
Diane McConnell - May 3, 2020
Deb I’m so sorry to hear about your dad. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Don and Joann Bishop - May 3, 2020
Betty and family, sending our sincere condolences, know that our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
Irene - May 3, 2020
Prayers for the family.