BANGOR – Edward D. Bischoff Sr., 84, passed away Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at his residence. He was born Sept. 20, 1929, in Lyons Falls, N.Y., the son of Edward Douglas Bischoff and Iva Bischoff Jellison.
Ed served in the U.S. Army. He worked for many years as an engineer for B.M.H.I. in the boiler maintenance department. He loved to hunt, and fish especially at the family camp at Spednic Lake on Molly’s Cove. Ed also enjoyed bowling at Family Fun Bowling Lanes. His greatest enjoyment was his grandchildren and he will be greatly missed by each one.
In addition to his parents, Ed was predeceased by his loving wife of 54 years, Lannon Eva Bischoff; two brothers, George Bischoff, and Lloyd Jellison; and a sister, Dot Johnson. He is survived by eight children, Biff Bischoff, Vicki Robertson, Tony Bischoff and his wife, Brenda, Tina McDonald and her husband, Steve, Cecil Bischoff and his wife, Betty, Iva Bischoff, Eddie Bischoff II and special friend, Angela O’Leary, and Lloyd Bischoff; 12 grandchildren, Toni Michelle Santino and her husband, John, Tonda Wilson, Lannon Odenbach, Shawn Robertson and his wife April, Jim Bischoff, Teresa Bischoff, Wes Robertson and his wife, Heidi, Shane Bischoff, Edward Bischoff III and his wife, Emily, Brittany LaPrell, Tony Bischoff, and Ryder Bischoff; as well as numerous great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to call 2-4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, at Brookings-Smith, Bangor Chapel, 133 Center St., Bangor. Interment will be held 1 p.m. Friday, at Vanceboro Cemetery, Vanceboro. Gifts in his memory may be made to Cancer Care of Maine Lafayette Family Cancer Center, care of Healthcare Charities P.O. Box 931 Bangor, ME 04402-0931. Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.BrookingsSmith.com.