Emilie C. Bishop-Moore

06/13/1936 - 12/21/2023


Obituary For Emilie C. Bishop-Moore

Emilie Claire Bishop-Moore, age 87, peacefully graduated from her earthly home into the loving arms of Jesus, her Lord and Savior, on Thursday, December 21, 2023.
Emilie was born June 13, 1936, to the late Chaplain Harold R. and Lois (Chalfant) Cunningham. On June 21, 1958, she married Richard S. Bishop, who preceded her in death on November 4, 1977, and on September 2, 1995, she married Arthur Moore who proceeded her in death on September 25, 2021.
She is survived by beloved children, Bruce Bishop of Joliet, IL, and Beth (Buddy) Yantz of Lima, OH and their children Promise Bishop-Campbell (Cory), Justice Bishop, Reston Bishop, Alatheia Proue (Jonathan), David Yantz. Emilie was also stepmother to and survived by Dwaine Moore and his children David Moore (Michelle), and Stephanie Lukeski (Kyle). She is also survived by the daughter of stepson Gary Moore, Heather Moore. Great-grandmother to Remington, Madelyn, Mila and Elliot. Also survived by her younger sister Cindy (Lois Lucinda) Bailey. Emilie is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husbands, she is preceded in death by a stepson, Gary Moore and older sister, Mathilda Ruth Murphy.
Emilie left her impact on many friends and acquaintances, in addition to her Christ-like example of God’s love to her family. She worked as a Registered Occupational Therapist, Instructor of Sewing, Ceramics and many other textile arts and shared her love of music. Praying for others was a treasured way to serve her Savior, too.
In Lima, OH, the family will receive friends from 3:00-4:00 on Thursday, December 28, 2023, at CHILES – LAYMAN FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES, SHAWNEE CHAPEL with a time of sharing and celebrating Emilie’s life, to follow.
Interment will be at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Simons Rd 127th St., Frankfort, Il at a future date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to your local Salvation Army at: (!/donation/checkout?utm_source=microsoft_lerma&utm_medium=cpc&utm_term=general_brand&utm_content=text&utm_campaign=edonation_eastern_brand&pid=cpc:edonation_eastern_brand::microsoft_lerma:::::eastern_eastern:general_brand:evergreen)
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28 Dec


03:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services - Shawnee Chapel 1170 Shawnee Road Lima, Ohio 45805 Get Directions »
28 Dec

Funeral Service

04:00 PM

Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services - Shawnee Chapel 1170 Shawnee Road Lima, OH 45805 Get Directions »
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  • 12/27/2023

  • 12/27/2023

    Beth & Buddy, please accept my sincere condolences at the loss of your precious mother, sis. Emilie. Her presence at church will be missed. Praying that the grace and peace of God will cover you & the entire family as you celebrate the life of your mother & servant of the Lord. Elder, Dr. Nan Smith

  • 12/26/2023

    We're sad to hear of Emilie's passing. We have many memories of her & Art. We traveled to Amish country, did Bible studies, prayed for people, ate out & saw the many knit & embroidered masterpieces she made. RIP

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