February 27, 1943 - November 5, 2018
ATTLEBORO- Joan H. Bishop, 75, of Attleboro, passed away peacefully, at her home, surrounded by the love of her family, on Monday, November 5, 2018. She was the devoted wife to Robert P. Bishop of Attleboro, whom she married on November 24, 1962. Born on February 27, 1943 in Attleboro, Joan was the caring daughter of the late Leo A. and Helen A. (Clegg) Greve. Joan held various positions of employment in her life. Early in her career, she worked for 6 years in the field of Early Childhood Education at the Jack & Jill Nursery School. Following her time of working in education, Joan was employed for over 12 years with the New England Patriots in numerous positions, including player appearances and halftime show coordinator. Joan also held the position of executive secretary with FedEx for nearly 20 years. In her spare time, Joan enjoyed sewing, crocheting, gardening and reading. Above all, she enjoyed all the time spent and memories made with her family. She was especially proud of her grandchildren. In addition to her husband of 55 years, Joan is survived by her cherished daughters, Amanda M. Carrier and her longtime companion John Gaumond, Colleen A. Bishop and her husband Steven Shumila, and Rebecca J. Bishop; her 6 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild; her brother, Edward Greve and his wife Donna, 6 nieces and nephews and long time friends. In addition to her parents, Joan is predeceased by her maternal grandparents, Albert and Mariah (O’ Halorin) Greve and also her paternal grandparents, Herbert J. and Caroline (Candelett) Clegg. Private graveside services were held in St. John’s Cemetery, West Street, Attleboro. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Duffy-Poule Funeral Home, Attleboro. In lieu of flowers, Joan’s family has asked that donations in her memory be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 100 Myles Standish Road, Taunton, MA 02780.
ATTLEBORO- Joan H. Bishop, 75, of Attleboro, passed away peacefully, at her home, surrounded by the love of her family, on Monday, November 5, 2018. She was the devoted wife to Robert P. Bishop of Attleboro, whom she married on November 24,... View Obituary & Service Information
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