Obituary for Evonne J. Bishop

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Evonne Joyce Bishop, 79, of Galesville, passed away Friday, October 20, 2017 at the Mayo Clinic Health System. She was born in Rice Lake, WI on April 3, 1938 to Theodore and Agnes (Riley) Prill. She later married Gordon Bishop on October 14, 1961 and he preceded her in death on October 26, 2010.
Evonne worked at Babson Brothers as a Data Entry Clerk. She was a "Winter Texan" for years. She loved to read, play solitaire and curling and enjoyed crocheting and knitting. She was also an avid Badger and Packers Fan. Above all else Evonne loved being surrounded by her family. She was a very loving mother, grandmother and "gigi" and will be missed by so many.
She is survived by her daughters; Debra (Mark) Shedden of Portland, TX, Tammy (Doug) Johnson of Galesville and Robin (Steve) Dagendesh of Galesville, grandchildren; Kelsey (Casey) Henry and Keegan (Jaxi) Shedden both of Portland, TX, Devin (Erika) Johnson of Suisun City, CA and Brenna (Karl) Gollnick of Bangor, and two great-grandchildren, Kaelyn and Cooper Henry. She is also survived by her sister Doris Burch, brother-in-law, Lee Bishop, her best friend, Anna Trim and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, grandson, Shane Dagendesh, four sisters and two brothers.
Memorial services will be held on Thursday, October 26th at 11:00 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 20335 W Gale Ave, Galesville. Vicor Paul Sannerud will officiate and burial will be in the Pine Cliff Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family at the church on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until time of services. Information and online condolences may be given to the family at