Passed away peacefully at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance Hospital in Chatham, ON February 17, 2012 at the age of 69, taken from his loving family. Ron is survived by his son, Michael, daughter-in-law Shari, and grandchildren Ashlee and Brandon, brothers Wayne Bishop (Brenda) of Sarnia, Allan Bishop (Tammy) of London, and Randy Bishop (Miki) of Niagara Falls. Also survived by nieces and nephews, Jodi Bishop, Jamie Bishop (Nicole), Leanne Bishop-Walker (Dwayne), Bryan Bishop (Tina), and Tyler Bishop; and great nieces and nephews Christopher, Sarah, and Brianna Bishop, Nicholas and Peyton Bishop, Olivia and Mya Rosser, Alexa and Laila Walker. Also survived by many special aunts and uncles. Predeceased by his parents, Eileen (1971) and Leslie (1974) Bishop, nephew Craig Bishop (1974), and sister Beverley (2004). Ron was a long-time employee of National Grocers where he considered many of his co-workers as friends, along with his many friends at The Ranch, Diane & Norm, and the Moose Lodge. Cremation has taken place and a private family memorial service will be conducted at a later date.