Georgiana M. Bishop

March 22, 1940 - May 14, 2019

Georgiana M. Bishop, 79, Duncansville, passed away Tuesday afternoon at UPMC Altoona after a battle with heart disease.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late William Charles and Gladys Olive (Delozier) Bayle. She married James E. Bishop, the love of her life, on May 29, 1958, in Altoona, and he preceded her in death on Sept. 27, 2005.

Surviving are two daughters: Rhonda Lynn Bishop of Hollidaysburg and Brenda Jean Morris (Anthony) of Duncansville; three grandchildren: James (Ashley) Morris, Ashley (Aaron) Wright and Brandon (Linzie) Morris; four great-grandchildren: Tyler and Natalie Wright, and Eli and Silas Morris; a brother, William Russell Bayle of Rochester, N.Y.; and a sister, G. Jean (David) Zeth of Catasauqua.

Georgiana was a 1958 graduate of Altoona High School. She was a member of First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Altoona.

She enjoyed reading, latch hook work, Scrabble, pinochle and canasta.

Friends will be received from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2019, at Plank, Stitt & Stevens Funeral Home, 421 Montgomery St., Hollidaysburg, where a funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 18, 2019, Father Allen Zeth officiating. Interment will be at Alto-Reste Park.

The family requests that donations in memory of Georgiana be made to American Cancer Society, Blair Unit, 1004 N. Juniata St., Hollidaysburg, PA 16648