Carl L. Bishop, age 79, of Ottumwa, passed away on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at the Good Samaritan Society in Ottumwa. He was born on January 1, 1941 in Des Moines to Paul and Rebecca (Cook) Bishop.\n\nHe is survived by his wife Christine; children, Jeffrey Bishop, Scott (MaryAnn) Bishop; grandchildren, Samson and Noah Bishop, and many other family members. He was preceded in death by his parents, and one brother. \n\nCarl has been cremated per his wishes, and inurnment will take place at a later date in the Iowa Veterans Cemetery in Adel. Online condolences may be directed to the family at sinnottfuneralhome.com. Sinnott Funeral Home in Ottumwa is entrusted with arrangements.