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Annette Bloom- Bidwell Funeral Home of St. Anthony, Idaho
John Bishoff

   John Bishoff 91, passed away July 17, 2015 at his home in St. Anthony from natural causes.

He was born Jan. 18, 1924 at Moody, Idaho the son of Henry and Katherine Elizabeth Weimer Bishoff. He grew up in Sugar City on the family farm. He attended his schooling in Sugar City.

He joined the United States Navy 1944 and was honorably discharged after World War II.

He worked as a farmer his entire life in the Wilford and Mud Lake areas.

He married Ruby Ann Bishoff on April 9, 1946 in Rexburg, Idaho. They made their home in Wilford and later in St. Anthony where they have since resided. Ruby passed away Dec. 13, 2011.

John and Ruby loved to spend their time on the Salmon River fishing. They spent many hours with their boys and family. He enjoyed bowling in ST. Anthony and surrounding areas in the bowling leagues. He was also involved in many horse shoe tournaments in which he took state numerous times.

He is survived by his children Brad (Taeko) Bishoff, San Antonio, TX. ; Kim (Lohnay) Bishoff, Blythe, CA.; Tom (Jana) Bishoff, St. Anthony, ID.; two sisters Ruby Tolley and Emma Klingler and one brother Harry Bishoff. 13 Grandchildren and 15 Great Grandchildren.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by the love of his life Ruby, 5 brothers Henry Bishoff, Alex Bishoff, David Bishoff, George Bishoff, Ruben Bishoff and 3 sisters Katie Raymond, Lydia Clark and Pauline Taylor.

Funeral services will be conducted Thursday July 23, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in the St. Anthony 3rd and 4th LDS Ward Chapel with Bishop Chris Tucker, officiating. Friends may call at the Bidwell Funeral home Wednesday evening from 6 to 7:30 and at the Church one hour prior to the time of services. Burial will be in the Wilford Cemetery where military rites will be preformed by the St. Anthony V.F.W. and American. Condolences may be sent to www.bidwellfuneralhome.com


 

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