ALEXANDRA, La. — Susan Lynn Bishop, 50, passed away on Feb. 11, 2018, at Rapides Medical Center in Alexandra, Louisiana, due to complications from diabetes. She was born in Memorial Hospital in Nashua, New Hampshire, on March 25, 1967. She was the daughter of Pamela (Arruda) Bishop and John N. Bishop, formerly of Laconia, New Hampshire and Hudson, New Hampshire.
Susie had lived in many of the southern states over the years and most recently in Louisiana.
Susie loved animals. She had a dog, Chelsea, whom she adored. She loved living in country settings and being outdoors with her dog.
Susie is survived by her longtime companion, Kimberly Murphy; her mother and stepfather, Pamela and Don Sheppard of Sun Lakes, Arizona; her brother, John Bishop Jr. and his wife Lisa of Rutland, Massachusetts; and her sister, Peggy Bishop O’Donnell and her husband Brian of Wolfeboro, New Hampshire.
Susie was predeceased by her father, John Bishop Sr.; her brother, Joseph Bishop; her maternal grandparents, Joseph and Ethel Arruda, and her paternal grandparents, Arthur and Mabel Bishop; as well as two uncles, Joseph Arruda III and Arthur Bishop Jr. She has many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews, who will miss her very much.
There will be no calling hours. A private burial service will be held in August of 2018 in Laconia.