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Obituary Wendell Marvin Bishop,
Montgomery City, Montgomery, Missouri, 17 Aug 2001

Mexico Ledger, Mexico, Audrain, Missouri, 20 August 2001

Wendell M. Bishop, 84 of Montgomery City, died Friday, August 17, 2001, at Boone Hospital
Center in Columbia.

Wendell Marvin Bishop was born on March 11, 1917, in Jonesburg. He was a son of Wilford
Granville and Mary Virginia Oliver Bishop. He attended Montgomery City High School. He
was married in Columbia on June 5, 1937, to Dorothy Lucille Reagan. Mr. Bishop was engaged
in farming his entire life.

He was a member of the United Methodist-Presbyterian Church of Montgomery City; a member
of the Masonic Lodge #246 of Montgomery City; the Little Dixie Shrine Club; Montgomery
City Lions Club; was a past member of the Montgomery County Fair Board; former ASCS
committee member; and a past director of Mercantile Bank.

Mr. Bishop is survived by one daughter and one son; Helen Fay Jansen and her husband,
Rudolph, of Lake St. Louis; Robert W. Bishop and his wife, Holly of Montgomery City; by
four grandchildren: Katherine D. Rolfsmeyer and husband Jim of Wentzville; Nancy L.
Anderson and husband, Kevin of Columbia, South Carolina; and Tyler W. and Libby L. Bishop
of Montgomery City; by three great-grandchildren: Shane Michael and Courtney Renee
Rolfsmeyer; and Alexa Elise Anderson. Also surviving is one sister: Alice Fryer and
husband Jack, of Little Rock, Arkansas.

Mr. Bishop was preceded in death by his parents, by his wife Dorothy, on January 28, 2001;
and by four sisters and three brothers: Leola Bishop, Mary Virginia Seitz, Floy Reisch,
Alma Garrett, Wilford, Harry, and Floyd Bishop.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, at the First United Methodist-Presbyterian
Church in Montgomery City. The Reverend Jim Slagg will officiate and interment will be
in the Montgomery City Cemetery. Visitation is on Monday from 4-8 p.m. at the Schlanker
Funeral Home in Montgomery City. A Masonic service will be held on Monday at 8:00 p.m.
at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to: The Montgomery County Health Dept., Heart Fund or
the Methodist-Presbyterian Church.

Montgomery Standard, Montgomery City, Montgomery, Missouri, 22 August 2001 Wendell M. Bishop, 84, of Montgomery City, MO died on Friday, Aug. 17, 2001 at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, MO. Wendell Marvin Bishop was born on March 11, 1917, in Jonesburg, MO. He was a son of Wilford Granville and Mary Virginia Oliver Bishop. He attended Montgomery City High School. He was married in Columbia, MO, on June 5, 1937, to Dorothy Lucille Reagan. Mr. Bishop was engaged in farming his entire life. He was a member of the United Methodist-Presbyterian Church of Montgomery City; a member of the Masonic Lodge #246 of Montgomery City; the Little Dixie Shrine Club; Montgomery City Lions Club; was a past member of the Montgomery County Fair Board; former ASCS committee member; and a past director of Mercantile Bank. Mr. Bishop is survived by one daughter and one son: Helen Fay Jansen and her husband, Rudolph, of Lake St. Louis, MO; Robert W. Bishop and his wife, Holly, of Montgomery City; by four grandchildren: Katherine D. Rolfsmeyer, and husband, Jim, of Wentzville, MO; Nancy L. Anderson and husband, Kevin, of Columbia, SC; and Tyler W. and Libbly L. Bishop of Montgomery City; by three great-grandchildren: Shane Michael and Courtney Renee Rolfsmeyer; and Alexa and Elise Anderson. Also surviving is one sister: Alice Fryer and husband, Jack, of Little Rock, AR. Mr. Bishop was preceded in death by his parents; by his wife, Dorothy, on January 28, 2001; and by four sisters and three brothers: Leola Bishop, Mary Virginia Seitz, Floy Reisch, Alma Garrett, Wilford, Harry and Floyd Bishop. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 21, at the First United Methodist-Presbyterian Church in Montgomery City. The Reverend Jim Slagg officated and interment was in the Montgomery City Cemetery. Visitation was at the Schlanker Funeral Home in Montgomery City, MO on Monday from 4-8 p.m. A Masonic service was held on Monday at 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Casketberers included Calvin, David, Charles and Floyd Ray Bishop, Don Cuno, Bill Reagan, Donald Truitt, Johm Simpson, Gail Robinson and Bob River. Memorial contributions may be made to: The Montgomery County Health Department, Heart Fund or the Methodist-Presbyterian Church.

Obituary Dorothy Lucille (Reagan) Bishop,
Montgomery City, Montgomery, Missouri, 28 Jan 2001

Mexico Ledger, Mexico, Audrain, Missouri, 29 January 2001

Dorothy Lucille Bishop, 82, of Montgomery City, died on Sunday, Jan. 28,
2001, at her residence in Montgomery City.

Mrs. Bishop was born on Feb. 20, 1918 in Montgomery County, to John M.
and Dollie Alma Porter Reagan, Jr. She was married to Wendell M. Bishop
on June 5, 1937 in Columbia. Mr. and Mrs. Bishop lived on a farm in
Montgomery County for 57 years where Mrs. Bishop was active in 4-H, the
Faithful Helpers Extension Club, the Methodist Women Study Club and was
a member of the United Methodist-Presbyterian Church in Montgomery City.

Mrs. Bishop is survived by her husband, Wendell M. Bishop; one son, Robert
W. Bishop and wife, Holly, all of Montgomery City; one daughter, Helen Fay
Jansen and husband, Rudolph, of Lake St. Louis; four grandchildren;
Katherine D. Rolfsmeyer and husband, Jim, of Wentzville;, Nancy L. Anderson
and husband, Kevin, of Columbia, S.C. and Tyler W. and Libby L. Bishop of
Montgomery City; two great-grandchildren, Shane Michael and Courtney Renee
Rolfsmeyer of Wentzville.

Mrs. Bishop was preceded in death by her parents, John M. and Dollie Alma
Porter Reagan, Jr.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2001, at
the United Methodist-Presbyterian Church in Montgomery City. The Rev. James
Slagg will officiate and interment will be in the Montgomery City Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Monday, Jan. 29, from 4 until 8 p.m. at Schlanker
Funeral Home in Montgomery City. Casketbearers include Carl Porter, Calvin
Bishop, Dave Bishop, Charles Bishop, John Simpson and Don Cuno. Honorary
casketbearers include Bill Reagan, Gail Robinson, Donald Truitt, Bob River
and Dewitt Whylie.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Montgomery County Health
Department or to the American Diabetes Association, c/o Schlanker Funeral
Home, 207 Danville Road, Montgomery, City, MO 63361.

Wendell Marvin and Dorothy Lucille (Reagan) Bishop Family