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Information for Cyrus W. Bishop
10 March, 1919
2 November, 1986
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
November, 1986
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Cyrus Bishop

     Services for Cyrus W. Bishop, 67, of Caldwell, who died Sunday, Nov. 2, at the Caldwell hospital will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
     The Rev. Raymond Thompson of the United Methodist Church, Caldwell, will officiate.  Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
     Mr. Bishop was born March 10, 1919, at Mount Clair, Neb., to Walte and Mildred Parkinson Bishop.  He moved at the age of 3 with his family to southern California, where they lived for 13 years before moving to Osage City, Kan.  In the fall of 1935, they moved to Idaho, where he farmed with this father in the Arena Valley community near Parma.  In 1937, they moved to the Big Bend area, where they raised cattle and farmed.
     He married Alys Ulmer Oct. 6, 1943, at Caldwell.  In 1947 they moved to a ranch on Succor Creek, where they lived for 13 years.  They moved in 1959 to the Caldwell area, where he had continued to farm and ranch.
     He is survived by his wife of Caldwell; a son and daughter-in-law, Wayne and Teri Bishop of Caldwell; a daughter, Bonnie Job of Lake Fork, Idaho; and four grandchildren.
     He was preceded in death by an infant brother.
     Memorials may be made to the Idaho Heart Association, 3295 Elder St., Suite 140, Boise 83705.
     Friends may call today until 8 p.m. and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Caldwell Flahiff chapel.