Obituaries – 08-14-2013

Jack A. Bishop Jr.

Jack A. Bishop Jr. of Bradenton died Aug. 1. He was born in California Jan. 18, 1929.

Mr. Bishop was a veteran of the Korean War. He graduated from college with a degree in mining and engineering. He worked for many years for Midland Glass Co. in Clifford, N.J., as an auditor for the engineering department. He retired to Barnega Light, N.J., and Anna Maria Island.

He volunteered for the Island Players of Anna Maria and at Freedom Village of Bradenton.

A family service is planned for a later date in South Amboy, N.J. Memorial donations may be made to Southeastern Guide Dogs, 4210 77th St. E., Palmetto FL 34221.

Mr. Bishop is survived by his son, Bruce; former wife Joan; and cousins Charlotte Horn, Joan Moore and Shirley Jonson, all of California.

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