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Rosalie Anna Bishop

February 5, 1951 ~ January 9, 2024 (age 72) 72 Years Old

Rosalie Bishop Obituary

Rosalie Anna Bishop, 72, of Carthage, passed away at her home, on Tuesday, January 9, 2024.

Rosalie was born February 5, 1951, in Carthage, Illinois. She was the daughter of Reinhard H. and Sophie Marie (Stuehrenberg) Bergmann. Rosalie graduated from Carthage High School in 1969. She was united in marriage to Thomas Bishop at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Macomb, Illinois on November 13, 1970.

Rosalie worked as a dispatcher at the Hancock County Sheriff’s office for 28 years, retiring in 2016. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Carthage. Rosalie loved gardening and keeping her yard looking magnificent, she was acknowledged by the state of Illinois as a master gardener, and if you saw her yard, you would definitely agree. Rosalie loved the many animals she had over the years, including cows, many cats and dogs, a Llama named “Wilber”, and “Rocky” the flying squirrel that she had for twelve years. She also enjoyed visiting her relatives in Germany and touring both Germany and Scotland.

Rosalie is survived by two sisters; Annaleen Plowman, of Argyle, Iowa and Linda (Tom) Hill-Davidson of Centralia, Illinois, a brother; Reinhard J. (Cathy) Bergmann of Carthage, Illinois, nephews; Daniel (Fran) Druck, Collin (Betty) Druck, Ryan (Amy) Bergmann, and Eric (Lindsey) Bergmann, cousins; Roma Klover Ewing and John Klover, several grand nieces and nephews and relatives in Germany.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and brothers-in-law; Robert Earl Hill, Dale Plowman, William Druck Sr. and a nephew Billy Druck Jr.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Wednesday, January 17, 2024, at Printy Funeral Home in Carthage, with burial to follow at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Basco. Visitation will be from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service. Memorials may be directed to Hearts of Hancock or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Printy Funeral Home in Carthage is in charge of arrangements.

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January 17, 2024

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Printy Funeral Home
405 Cherry Street
Carthage, IL 62321

Funeral Service
January 17, 2024

11:00 AM
Printy Funeral Home
405 Cherry Street
Carthage, IL 62321

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