Charlotte T. (Turner) Bishop, 83, of Belfast, passed away at her home Jan. 9, 2011.

She was born Jan. 28, 1927, in Pinellas Park, Fla., the daughter of Noyes and Laura (Tracy) Turner.

Charlotte was a nurse for many years working in nursing homes through Maine. She enjoyed playing the piano, attending Beano, and reading. One of her many loves was attending her children and grandchildren’s activities and spending time with them.

She is predeceased by her parents and her husband Gerald Bishop.

Charlotte is survived by her children, Carol Billings and husband Hubert of Deer Isle, Susan Mosman and husband Dan of Easton, Linda Smith and husband Fred of Arizona, Fulton Gross Jr. and wife Vicki of Searsport, Mildred Allen and husband David of Sedgwick, Kenneth Eaton of Ellsworth, Laura Eaton and husband Irving of Sedgwick, Sally Eaton of Bucksport, Matthew Eaton and wife Tina of Deer Isle, Jeremy Bishop of Warren; her sister Carol Donavan; a few half brothers and half sisters; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Services will be private at the convenience of the family. Arrangements under the care of Crabiel-Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast. Online condolences may be offered to the family at