Virginia 'Peggy' F. Bishop

Aug 14, 1939 - May 28, 2014

Virginia “Peggy” F. Bishop, 84, of Fremont, passed AWAY on Wednesday, May 28, 2014, in Parkview Care Center in Fremont. 

She was born Aug. 14, 1929, in Sandusky, daughter of Foster and Lucy (Robinson) Gant.

Peggy married Samuel Bishop Dec. 31, 1971, in Fremont and he preceded her in death on Jan. 21, 1989. 

She was a homemaker and member of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church. Peggy enjoyed puzzles, cooking and spending time with her family.

Peggy is survived by her children, Ron Burel, Lionel Burel, Fred Burel, Richard Burel, Marezena Williams, Lisa Burel and Lasandra Bishop, all of Fremont, and Theodore (Anna) Burel, of North Carolina; 14 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Bishop; sons, James H. Burel and William Mabe; parents; and siblings, Mamie Crawford, Isabel Sykes, Albert and Sam Gant and Prince Crosby.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m.  Monday, June 1, until services at 1 p.m. at Ebenezer Church of God in Christ, 601 Bidwell Ave, Fremont. Pastor C. J. Burel will officiate. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the donor’s charity of choice.

Arrangements were entrusted to Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory. Condolences may be shared at