Gary Lee Bishop, 59, of Big Rapids, passed away Friday, August 5, 2016.
Gary was born on December 20, 1956 in Big Rapids, the son of Allen and Elizabeth (Morton) Bishop.
He is survived by his companion of 18 years, Theresa L. Karkula, one sister; Lenore (Kent) Shipley of St. Joseph , MO, two brothers; Steven (Ruth) Bishop of Mecosta and John (Diane) Bishop of Remus and his two children; Kenny Bishop and Lindsey Bishop, plus many nieces and nephews.
Gary was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Walter and David Bishop.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.