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Charles L. "Lucky" Bishop, Sr.

November 16, 2018
Charles L. "Lucky"  Bishop, Sr.
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Obituary for Charles L. "Lucky" Bishop, Sr.

Charles “Lucky” Bishop of Hopedale, 91, passed away on Friday, November 16.

Mr. Bishop was employed as a Firefighter for the Town of Milford for 38 years until his retirement in 1989.

Devoted husband of the late Elinore (Seastrom) Bishop for 40 years, Loving father to four sons; Charles Bishop, Jr. and Yvette Bishop of Agawam, William Bishop and Christine Berard of Southbridge, Dr. Dana Bishop of Farmington, CT, and Richard Bishop and Corinne Bishop of Marshfield. He also leaves four step-daughters, Sharon Hixon of Clearwater, Fl, Linda Visconti of Milford, Janice White of Hull, MA and Carol Rouleau of Hopedale, dear grandfather of Mitchell Bishop and Kelly Bishop, Todd Hixon, Mark Hixon, Michael Visconti, III, Julie White Patel, Andrew White, Jason Rouleau, Daniel Rouleau, and proud great grandfather of Matthew Visconti and Manny Patel.

Born in Milford to George E. and Annie O. (Oliver) Bishop, he was a lifelong resident of Milford and Hopedale. He graduated from Milford High School, class of 1945. He served in US Navy during WWII.

Mr. Bishop enjoyed winters in Bonita Springs, Fl with his wife. He was a member of the Retired Municipal Employees, Post 59 of the American Legion in Milford, the Italian American War Veterans, former member of the Board of Health of Hopedale, and the 2140 Local FF Union.

Lucky was an extremely outgoing individual who enjoyed the company of all. He always had a smile and could liven any social setting. He will be missed dearly by all who knew him.

Visiting hours will be held on Monday, Nov 19 from 4:00-7:00 pm in the Buma-Sargeant Funeral Home, 42 Congress St., Milford. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 20 at 11:00 am in the funeral home. Burial will follow in Hopedale Village Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Atria Draper Residents’ Social Club, 25 Hopedale Street, Hopedale, MA 01747.

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4:00 PM 11/19/2018 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 11/19/2018 7:00:00 PM
Buma-Sargeant Funeral Home

42 Congress Street
Milford, MA 01757

Buma-Sargeant Funeral Home
42 Congress Street Milford 01757 MA
United States





11:00 AM 11/20/2018 11:00:00 AM
Buma-Sargeant Funeral Home

42 Congress Street
Milford, MA 01757

Buma-Sargeant Funeral Home
42 Congress Street Milford 01757 MA
United States

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Atria Draper Resident's Social Club

25 Hopedale Street Hopedale, MA 01747

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