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Nancy Bishop dies at age 65

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Nancy Bishop, age 65 of Chesterton, Ind., passed away on Sunday August 12, 2012, at her residence.

Nancy was born on December 27, 1946 in Princeton, Ind., to Ernest and Alma (Kruse) Henry.

She was married to Paul Bishop, who survives in Chesterton, Ind.

Nancy is also survived by her son Brian Bishop of Naples, Fla.; grandchild, Adam Bishop; two great-grandchildren; brother, Richard Spain of Newburg, Ind.; sister, LaDonna (Tom) Upston of Sawyer, Mich.; brother-in-law, Allen Blackard of Ft. Branch, Ind., and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Sarita Blackard.

She worked for the assessor’s office for Porter County Government before retirement.

Following Nancy’s wishes, cremation will take place and no services will be held at this time.

Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, 926-1330, is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Westchester Public Library, 200 W. Indiana Ave., Chesterton, IN, 46304.

Online condolences may be left for the family at




Posted 8/15/2012