A memorial service, celebrating the life of Beth Ann Bishop, 60, of Buckeye Lake, was held March 24, 2013, in the chapel of The Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service, in Kirkersville. Her cremated remains will be scattered in Sint Maarten at a later date.
Beth died suddenly on March 20, 2013, in Newark. She was born March 16, 1953, in Findlay, the daughter of the late George and Betty (Zoz) Bishop. She was a 1971 graduate of Findlay High School, and a 1974 graduate of Mt Carmel College of Nursing. She worked as an R.N. for many years at Mt. Carmel and the Columbus Eye Center. She truly loved being a nurse.
She celebrated life at her beloved Sint Maarten for the past 28 years.
She is survived by her loving family: her husband, Dwight B. Rowland (aka Ed White) of Buckeye Lake, her brothers, George (Karen) Bishop of Findlay and David (Lorinda) Bishop of Walbridge; sister, Lou Thayer of Findlay; sister and brother-in-law, Carol (Jerry) Fickle of Columbus; eight nieces and nephews; and many life long work friends in the Columbus nursing community.
The family prefers that memorials be directed to the Mount Carmel College of Nursing, 127 S Davis Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43222.
An on-line guest register and video tribute to Beth are available at www.hoskinsonfuneral.com