News and Tribune

April 10, 2013

Robert Lee Bischof, 83; of Jeffersonville

— Robert Lee Bischof, 83, of Jeffersonville, passed away on December 21, 2012.  Beloved husband of 59 years to Nola Bischof (nee Kinderman); dear father of Dina (John) Bischof-Maupin, Bob (Monica), Lynn (Kelley) Fitzgerald, Janet (Dave) Bischof-Rosario, Jeanie (Bruno) Grela, and Ellen (Scott) Ward.; loving grandfather of Christopher, Morgan, Gillian, Jenna, Rachael, Lucas, Bobby, Taylor, and Jacob; dear brother of John and the late Elizabeth (Willett), and sister-in-law Mary(Leonard).   

Dedicated to music, he was the first band director at Youth Performing Arts School (YPAS), and stayed for 16 years until retirement; he also spent many years as band director at Waggener High School. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church since 1957 and a Korean War Veteran.  

A Memorial Mass will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 13, at Sacred Heart Church in Jeffersonville.  

For further information, please call 847-370-9538. 

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to to YPAS (1517 South 2nd Street, Louisville, KY 40208) or Sacred Heart Church (1840 E. 8th Street, Jeffersonville, IN 47130).