July 19, 1923 – October 11, 2009
Our Heavenly Father took unto Himself, our loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Hilda “Ginger” Bishop on Sunday October 11, 2009 at the age of 86 years.
Hilda is the beloved wife of the late William “Bill” Bishop. She was born on the 19th of July, 1923 in Kincora, P.E.I.
Hilda is survived by her children, William(Kathy) Bishop, Lois(Ted) Simpson, Donald(Diane) Bishop, Gordon(Jayne) Bishop, Debbie Bishop-Lane; her 16 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and an abundance of individuals that were welcomed into her family & home over the years. Hilda was predeceased by her husband William Bishop, her father and mother Francis and Mary Sullivan, as well as all of her brothers & sisters.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be held at ST. CECILIA’S CATHOLIC CHURCH 321 – 90th Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2J 0A1 on Thursday, October 15, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. You may forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
Hilda has always said over the years that; “There will always be a place in heaven for people who care for children and animals.” With this in mind in lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation, 2888 Shaganappi Trail N.W., Calgary, AB T3B 6A8, Telephone: (403) 955-8818. or to The Calgary Humane Society, 4455 – 110th Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2C 2T7, Telephone: (403)205-4455, www.calgaryhumane.ca. in Hilda’s name
In living memory of Ginger Bishop, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences