This picture shows a smiling young women. The first sign that she died long before nature intended. Unfortunately, our “Air Bear” lost her valiant battle against drug addiction.
Ariel Jo Bishop, loving daughter, sister, granddaughter, wife, stepmom and friend passed away April 17, 2017 at her home in Salem, Utah. Ariel was born April 2, 1991 to Bart J. Bishop and Brandie Hooley in Provo, Utah. She attended schools in Spanish Fork, Payson and then later Provo College. She married Tony D. Walters on October 24, 2015.
Ariel will be remembered for her unconditional love for those she was close to. She had a loving way of impacting those around her, in a positive and caring manner. She loved the color yellow because of the sunshine it brought into her heart and life. She was happiest when she was surrounded by little children and her family. Her life could not be saved for the Lord had bigger plans for her.
Ariel is survived by her father: Bart J. Bishop; mother: Brandie Hooley; Stepfather: Bret Hooley; brothers: Bowden J. Bishop and Hayden Duane Oliver. She was preceded in death by Grandfathers: Douglas J. Bishop and Alan Carling; Grandmothers: Janet Jo Rushton and Vivian Walters.
Funeral services will be held Friday, April 21, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in the Knoll Park Ward Chapel, 160 South 460 West, Salem, Utah where friends may call from 10:45 to 12:45 p.m. Burial will be in the Spanish Fork City Cemetery.