Thomas Alvin Bishop, a resident of Wallaceburg, passed away at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham, on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at the age of 87.

Thomas is the son of the late Earl and Nellie Bishop. Father of Judy Bishop (Bob Sheppard), Mary Lou Bishop, Barb Gammon (George), Frank Bishop, Thomas Jr. Bishop, Patsy Lane and Harold Bishop (Lori). Brother of Ray Bishop and the late Gordon, Helen Roocroft and Gladys Bishop. Survived by his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

The family would like to send a special thank you to the Doctors and Nurses at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance Emergency Unit at the Sydenham Campus and the ICU Unit at Chatham Campus for their care and compassion.

A private family service will be held at the HAYCOCK-CAVANAGH FUNERAL HOME, 409 Nelson Street in Wallaceburg with interment at Bishop Cemetery, Dover. Online tributes may be left at