She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert F. Bische in 2000. She has a son Michael (Leigh Ann) of Martinsville, Ind., and son Gene (Deborah) of Las Vegas, Nev. She had seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She resided in Greenwood, Ind., after her husband retired from the United States Air Force in 1961.
Services are private. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.