Veronica Diane (Koach)Bishop, age 59 of Ravenna, passed away Saturday, February 16, 2013 at Robinson Memorial Hospital. She was born December 14, 1953 in Augusta, Georgia to James and Mary(Talton) Koach.
Diane loved playing softball, horseshoes and bingo. Diane and husband Billie were the horseshoe team to beat. She celebrated her 40th wedding anniversary with her husband Billie on February, 10 2013. She loved being mamaw to her 3 grandchildren.
She was retired from Kent State University, where she was a Supervisor for the Custodian Department.
She is survived by her loving husband of 40 years, Billie R. Bishop, daughters, Renee (Ron) Moore, Nikki (Dan) Heidbrider, both of Akron, father, James Koach and sister, Carol Koach, both of Ravenna, brother, Carl Koach of Arkansas and her grandchildren, Maddison, Chloee and Ryder.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Koach. Cremation has taken place, in lieu of calling hours, family and friends will be received at a Celebration of Life Service on Sunday, March 3, 2013 at the Kent Elks Club from 1-4.