Herbert C. Bishop, 56 of 19531 Sherwood Ct., Clay Twp., died at 12:10 a.m. Sunday in St. Joseph Hospital after an illness of five months.
He was born July 27, 1912 in South Bend and lived here all his life.
On October 07, 1939 in South Bend, he married Mary C. Cook. She survives with a son, Francis B. of South Bend; three grandchildren, a brother Walter E. of South Bend and two sisters, Mrs. Fred Bertsch and Mrs. Al Rankin both of South Bend.
Friends may call after 4:00 o'clock p.m. today at Bilancio-Guisinger Colonial Chapel.
Mr. Bishop was a former Justice of the Peace for eight years in Clay Twp. and was also a member of Clay Twp. Civic and Democratic Club, the D.E.A. of Drewrys USA LTD. where he was an employee, and Southside Democratic Club.
A family rosary will be read in the funeral home at 7:00 p.m. today.
Burial will be in Highland Cemetery.
South Bend Tribune September 16, 1968 page 25