Karen Bishop, age 64, of Ogdensburg, passed away on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at her home. Funeral arrangements are being held at the convenience of the family but remain under the direction of Frary Funeral Home.
Karen is survived by two sisters, Barbara Raven of Ohio and Nancy Nichols and her husband, Peter of Baldwinsville; one brother, Ricky Bishop of Rochester and his wife Joanne; many nieces and nephews and close friends, Mary Cardinal and Kayla Perreault. She is predeceased by one sister, Brenda Farrell and two brothers, Donald and David Bishop. Karen was born in Gouverneur, NY, on August 23, 1948 the daughter of Ralph and Gladys Kettle Bishop. She graduated from Gouverneur High school. Karen first went to work for Cedars Nursing home and then went on and retired from United Helpers as a therapy aide.
Karen enjoyed doing arts & crafts, country music, playing the guitar and keyboard and loved watching movies. Donations may be made in her memory to the St. Lawrence Valley Chapter of Hospice.