John Bisschop died on August 13, 2007 at the Chilliwack General Hospital at the age of 72 years. Late of Agassiz, B.C.

John is survived by his loving family: wife, Marie; daughter, Jenny (Chris) Klaassen, Chilliwack; son: Bill (Hannie) Bisschop, Chilliwack; daughters: Diane (Casey) Klaassen, Agassiz, B.C., Marian (Bill) Klaassen, Chilliwack, Joanne (Ed) Van Oort, Chilliwack, Barb (Gerald) Klop, Laidlaw, BC; 36 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; three brothers: Ben (Mattie) Bisschop, Henry Bisschop. Clarence (Wilma) Bisschop; one sister: Jane Slootweg; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by one grandson, Devun Barten in 2006, and brother-in-law, Art Slootweg.

Funeral services were held on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. from the Reformed Congregation of North America. Rev. T.R. Treur officiating.

Interment followed at Chilliwack Cemeteries.

If family or friends so desire, donations in John’s name may be made to The Mt. Cheam Christian School or the Canadian Cancer Society.

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