Dorothy Bishop

7/20/2013

LEOTI — Dorothy Maxine Bishop, 88, died Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at Wichita County Health Center Long Term Care in Leoti.

LEOTI — Dorothy Maxine Bishop, 88, died Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at Wichita County Health Center Long Term Care in Leoti.

She was born Nov. 26, 1924, on the family homestead in rural Kearny County, to August Jr. and Laura Mae Downs Hahn.

A lifetime resident of Kearny and Wichita counties, Mrs. Bishop was a homemaker and ranch wife.

On March 1, 1946, she married Leslie Merle Bishop in Leoti. He died Aug. 22, 2011, in Leoti. She also was preceded in death by her parents; two grandchildren; two brothers, Dallas Hahn and Orval Hahn; and a sister, Lois Gardner.

Survivors include two sons, Leslie and Larry Bishop, both of Leoti; four daughters, Janet Kasten of Skandia, Mich., Laura Medina of Leoti, and Barbara Ryan and Anita Ellis, both of Scott City; 17 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.

Funeral will begin at 10 a.m. Monday at the United Methodist Church in Leoti. Burial will be at Leoti Cemetery.

Visitation hours are 1 to 8 p.m. today and Sunday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Leoti. Condolences may be sent at www.priceandsons.com. Memorials are suggested to Wichita County Long Term Care, in care of the funeral home.

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