Kevin was born on St Patrick’s Day in Portland, Oregon on March 17, 1973. He was proud of his Irish heritage and Catholic faith.
Kevin had worked as a chef in Portland and was very well known in the local culinary community. He will be remembered for his entrepreneurial spirit, having helped many get their restaurants up and going. He was always helping others, making Kevin a friend to many.
Kevin is survived by his wife; Tara Bishop, children; Finn Bishop, Nathan Abbott, Kiley Abbott, Madison Abbott, and Skylar Faris, parents; Kristen (Reno) Haines, JB (Nida) Bishop, brothers; Colin, Sean and Kyle Bishop, sister; Colleen Hildebrand, numerous nieces and nephews.
A viewing will held Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018 from 4-8p.m., with a Scriptural Rosary being read at 7:00p.m. both at Gresham Memorial Chapel 257 SE Roberts Ave. Gresham, OR 97080. A funeral mass will be at 11:00a.m., Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018 at All Saints Catholic Church 3847 NE Glisan St, Portland, OR 97232. Interment will be at Gethsemani Catholic Cemetery.
The family suggest contributions be made in Kevin’s memory to the Blanchet House 310 NW Glisan St Portland, OR 97209 www.blanchethouse.org