Bish, Lloyd S.


Lloyd S. Bish, 83, of Ford City, husband of retired Rev. Jacqueline Bish, died Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016, in Good Samaritan Hospice, Cabot.

Born Sept. 23, 1932, in Manorville, he was a son of the late George W. and Beulah G. (Klingensmith) Bish. A veteran of the U.S. Army serving in the Korean War, he was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Kittanning.

Mr. Bish was the co-owner of Bish Motors in Ford City from 1960-2002. He was a life member of the Ford City V.F.W., and Worthington American Legion; and was an endowment member of the N.R.A.

He is survived by his wife, Jacqueline D. Bish; his children, Douglas L. (Karen) Bish of Scotts Valley, California, David E. (Linda) Bish of Ford City, and Vicki L. (Tom) South of Ford City; his stepchildren, Jeanette M. (Fred) Steiger of Conneaut Lake, Christine L. (Frank) Pastva of Leechburg and Robin L. (Frank) Myerski of Mars; two grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a sister, Hazel L. Stoltz of Eastman, Georgia.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Bernard and Nelson Bish

A funeral service was held Monday, Aug 8. 2016, at the First United Methodist Church in Kittanning with Pastor Wade Berkey officiating. Interment followed in Lawn Haven Burial Estates. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Association , 225 N. Michigan Ave., FL 17, Chicago, IL 60601 or the Good Samaritan Hospice, 134 Marwood Road, Cabot, PA 16023.

Arrangements were by the Welch Funeral Home