Judith Bishir, 78

Judith Bishir, 78, of Peru, passed away at 1 a.m. on Saturday, April 24, 2021 at her residence. She was born in Marion on Feb. 8, 1943, to the late James H. and Virginia D. (Scott) O'brien. Judith married Myron E. Bishir, Sr. on Dec. 14, 1959; he passed away on Jan. 21, 2014. 

Judith worked as a CNA and QMA and retired from Vernon Manor after 20 years of service. 

Judith is survived by partner, Jimmy Hooks, of Peru; two sons, Myron E. (Sheila) Bishir, Jr, of Wabash, and Merrill H. (Glenda) Bishir, of Wabash; two daughters, Renea A. Bishir and Marti S. Bishir, both of Peru; three siblings, Jackie (Ronnie) Tutorow of Warsaw, Jim (Karen) O'brien of Bloomington and David (Diane) O'brien, of New Palenstine; eight grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren.

Per Judith's wishes, there will be no services.

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Posted on 2021 Apr 26