Funeral arrangements set for Brookfield Officer Don Bishop

Donald Bishop

BROOKFIELD (WITI) -- The funeral for Officer Don Bishop will be held on Thursday, April 18th at St. Paul Parish in Genesee Depot.

A public visitation will be held Wednesday, April 17th from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at St. Paul Parish.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, April 18th at noon, a public visitation will be held from 10 p.m. to 12 p.m. Upon the conclusion of the church service, there will be a Law Enforcement Procession from St. Paul’s Parish to St. Joseph Cemetery.

Police said Bishop was responding to a burglary call when he suffered an apparent heart attack , drove his car off the road and crashed near Jaclyn and Sierra drive shortly after eleven Friday night, April 12th.

Bishop was later pronounced dead at the hospital. He was only 32 years old.  The loss has rocked the police department. “He will be missed by his brother and sister offciers here at the town of Brookfield,” said Chief Chris Perket.

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