MOUNT VERNON — Mildred M. Bishop, 93, of Mount Vernon, passed away Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, at Country Court Care Center in Mount Vernon. She was born on May 13, 1924, in Pittsburg, Kansas, to the late Henry and Irene (Pease) Sherman. Mildred was a member of the Shepherd Church of the Nazarene in Gahanna.

She is survived by her children: Dorothy “Dotty” Bishop of Mount Vernon, Charles (Janet) Bishop of El Cajon, California, and Peter “Pete” (Michele) Bishop of Fort Wayne, Indiana; a granddaughter, Miriam Bishop of Euclid.

Along with her parents, Mildred was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, Charles M. Bishop; and a sister, Dorothy (Sherman) Eaton.

The family will observe a celebration of life service at a later date.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Mildred M. Bishop.


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