2013-01-24 / Obituaries


Gloria J. Bishop of Patterson, New York, died Tuesday January 15, 2013, in Danbury, Connecticut, at the age of 66.

She was born July 30, 1946, in Glens Falls, daughter of the late Arthur G. and June E. (Whiting) Bishop. She graduated from Brewster High School in 1963 and lived in Brewster until she moved to Patterson twenty years ago.

She is survived by her daughter Colleen Falk of Saratoga Springs, NY, her brothers; Arthur L. Bishop of Carmel, Wayne C. Bishop of Lake Wales, Fla., and Bruce Bishop of Carmel; a sister Cheryl A. Cable of Patterson; grandson

Warren Falk Jr.; nephews Michael, Jason, Matthew, David and Louis; and nieces Kathleen, Kristina, Jennifer, Heather, Nicole and Marisa. She was predeceased by her brother, Basil Bishop, and a niece, Kimberly.

A funeral service was held Saturday January 19, 2013, at Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Ave., Brewster, NY at 10 a.m. Interment followed in St. Lawrence O’Toole Cemetery. The wake was Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Beecher’s.

Contributions in her memory may be made to Muscular Dystrophy or St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.

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