At Bishop & Johnson Funeral Home, Inc.
and Avoca Funeral Home
our concern for you is genuine and our support
is sincere. We have a personal interest in you
and your family. When you call on us, you are
not calling on strangers for assistance in your
time of need, you are calling on friendly, caring
We are professionals who give
you the information and personal service you
need when making important family decisions.
Bill Bishop, Owner
- Bill is a member of Our Lady of the Valley
Parish attending St. Ann's Church where he is
a reader and leader, member of the Knights of
Columbus, the Hornell Rotary Club, and is a
Board Member on the Hornell Area Chamber of
Commerce. Bill also sits on the Board of the
Hornell Erie Federal Credit Union and belongs
to the National Funeral Directors Association.
Bill was born and raised in
Hornell and is a graduate of St. Ann's School
and Hornell High School. He is a graduate of
Simmons School of Embalming and Mortuary Science
in Syracuse NY.
Steve DeSanto, Licensed
Associate - Steve is a member of Our
Lady of the Valley Parish attending St. Ann's
Church and is a member of the Knights of Columbus.
He enjoys being active with Maple City Sound
and serving on the Cemetery Committee of Our
Lady of the Valley Parish. He is also a member
of the National Funeral Directors Association.
Steve was born and raised in
Hornell and is a graduate of Hornell High School
and a graduate of Simmons Institute of Mortuary
Science in Syracuse. He currently lives in Hornell
with his wife Jenny and his children Dominic
& Johnson Funeral Home, Inc. and
Avoca Funeral Home-
providing services with sincerity. Please call
us in Hornell at 607-324-2700
or in Avoca at 607-566-2300.