Sylvia Aileen Bishop
February 09, 1925 ‒ March 18, 2016
Sylvia Aileen Bishop, age 91, of Fredericktown, Ohio, passed away on Friday, March 18, 2016 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home surrounded by her loving family. She was born on February 9, 1925 in Fredericktown, Ohio the daughter of Leland and Florence (Robinson) Ebersole. Upon graduating from Minnicks Beauty School, Aileen took a position with Marians Beauty Shop in Mansfield, Ohio. On March 8, 1947, Aileen married the love of her life, Walter Bishop and together they were devoted and loving parents, especially to their special needs daughter, Sherry. Aileen enjoyed taking care of her flower and vegetable gardens, knitting, crocheting, quilting and decorating cakes. She was a member of the Waterford Church of Christ, Wayne Grange and Middlebury Township Auxiliary.
She is survived by her children, Leland (Susan) Bishop of Milford, David (Linda) Bishop of Fredericktown and Belinda (Raymond) Litt of Fredericktown, nine grandchildren, sixteen great grandchildren and four great great grandchildren, two brothers, Richard (Judy) Ebersole of Fredericktown, Robert (Betty) Ebersole of Cochran, Georgia, two sisters, Ruth Reeder of Butler and Bonnie Hobson of Ashland.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Walter Bishop; her daughter Sherry Bishop; three brothers, Lloyd Ebersole, William Lewis Ebersole and C. Ernest Ebersole; and two sisters, Vivian Morris and Lillian Lower.
Friends may call on Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown where a funeral service will be held on Wednesday beginning at 11 a.m. Mr. Joel Cassetto will be officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown.
Memorial contributions in Aileen’s name may be made to the Waterford Church of Christ, 20545 Waterford Road, Fredericktown, Ohio 43019.
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The Snyder Funeral Home of Fredericktown is honored to serve the family of Sylvia Aileen Bishop.