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Dorothy E. Bishop

Thursday, September 26, 2021

Dorothy E. Bishop


Hobart, IN

Dorothy Bishop, age 87, passed away on Sunday, September 26, 2021. She is survived by her loving children: Elizabeth (Joe Allande) Howard and Mark (Dotty) Bishop; grandchildren: Eddie (Yeonae) Ooms, Jr., Jennifer (Alex) Gilger, Zachary (Alex) Bishop, Jessica (Christopher) Ashlock and Harley (Brian) Corder; great grandchildren: Lucien, Killian, Torin, Krishna and Hunter; sister, Mary Ann (Jim) Egizio and sister-in-law, Cynthia Vince.

Preceded in death by her husband, Gerald Bishop.


Dorothy was a Reference Librarian for 20 years with Lake County Public Library. She was a longtime parishioner and lector of St Stephen, Martyr Catholic church.   Dorothy was a woman who loved to live life. Her love for traveling has taken her all over the world. When she wasn’t traveling, Dorothy loved to read, watch Jeopardy, and play piano. She also loved her time spent performing in plays and one woman shows.

She was involved with the American Association of University Women and was a firm believer in women's rights. Dorothy will be truly missed by all who knew and loved her. Visitation will take place on Friday, October 1, 2021, from 2:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. at Rendina Funeral Home (5100 Cleveland St., Gary, IN). Chapel service will begin at 6:00 P.M. on Friday. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Association of University Women (www.aauw.org) For information call 219-980-1141.


Friday, October 1, 2021
2:00 PM -6:00 PM
Rendina Funeral Home

5100 Cleveland Street, Gary, IN 46408 VIEW MAP

T 219-980-1141
F 219-980-1142


Friday, October 1, 2021
6:00 P.M.
Rendina Funeral Home

5100 Cleveland St., Gary, IN 46408


Calumet Park Cemetery