Robert Bishop

Robert Bishop, age 80, of Wilmington, DE died June 16, 2011 at Christiana Hospital.

Bob, born in Philadelphia, PA, was the son of the late John F. and Alice L. Bishop. He was a Corporal in the US Army and served in Germany. Bob worked as an electrical engineer designer for All State Technical Services. He loved to golf and enjoyed ballroom dancing. He was an avid sports fan and loved football and NASCAR racing.

Bob was an active member of Church of the Holy Child and participated in their Bible study groups.

In addition to his parents, Bob is predeceased by his brothers John and Herbert and his first wife Marilyn C. Bishop. He is survived by his wife Marie; son Robert and his wife Jane; son Bill and his wife Barbra; grandchildren, Meagen, Brooke, Steven and David; and sister, Mildred Kay.

Friends may call on the family from 6 to 8 pm on Monday, June 20 at the CHANDLER FUNERAL HOME, 2506 Concord Pike, Wilmington. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at noon on Tuesday, June 21 at Church of the Holy Child, 2500 Naamans Road, Wilmington. Interment will follow Mass at All Saints Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Lung Association, 630 Churchmans Road, #202, Newark, DE 19702.

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