It is with heavy hearts and profound sadness that we announce the passing of our dear loved one, at Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre on Tuesday December 29, 2020, James "Jim" Chester Bishop, aged 73 years. Predeceased by parents Reginald and Alma Bishop.
Leaving to mourn his loving Partner Doreen of 29 years, his precious twin daughters Anita ( Scott) Craig of Ontario, Juanita (Mike) Turner of Ontario; stepdaughters Sharmaine (Mike) of Stephenville, Stephanie (Charlie) of Alberta, Chanette (Mike) of Nova Scotia; grandchildren Leif, Tristan, Dylan, Jacob, Damon, Sarah, great- grandchild Dane ; special cousins Bill (Norma) Jarvis of Red Harbour, Willard (Betty) Senior of Red Harbour, Debbie Lynch (Terry) of St. John's plus a large circle of other family and friends.
Although a quiet man, he loved his music and enjoyed playing his organ, piano for church services, special occasions and for quiet evenings at home.
Family will be accepting visitors at Serenity Funeral Home, Burin and in keeping with Covid restrictions a walk through visitation will take place on Saturday January 2nd, 2020, 2-4PM and 7-9PM.
All visitors must sign in and sign out for contact tracing purposes, and masks must be worn at all times. Hand sanitizer will be provided and is to be used upon entering and exiting the building. No food or beverages . Thanking you in advance for respecting the regulations. Together we can do this.
In keeping with Jim's wishes cremation has taken place, a Celebration of life will take place on Tuesday July 27, 2021 at 2pm at Serenity Chapel with inurnment following at United cemetery Red Harbour.
Donations in his memory may be made to the family.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Serenity Funeral Home, Burin. "We listen, We learn, We Walk with you."