Jean Bishop Bee Lady Obituary – Death : We are deeply saddened to learn a truly remarkable woman and a Hull legend who captured the hearts of a city, Jean Bishop Bee Lady who passed away peacefully and unexpectedly on October 3, at the age of 99. It was reported that she died leaving families, friends and loved ones in great grief and fear.
She was a perfect example of what it means to be a wonderful person. She had a calming presence and was extremely kind, she touched the hearts of so many, and was an inspiration to everyone who knew her.
Causes of Jean Bishop Bee Lady’s Death…
At the moment, no information has been received from the family as they are observing their difficult times. The circumstances surrounding the actual cause of death had not been made public as at the time of writing this report. Investigation is still on-going to know the actual cause of death.
Jean was just a few short months from her 100th birthday and if anyone deserved a telegram from the Queen it was the tireless charity fundraiser.
The city fell in love with Jean, who could be seen dressed up in her bee costume in all areas of the city rattling her charity box as she raised money for Age UK.
The indefatigable pensioner raised an astonishing £124,000 for the charity during 30 years of fundraising.
As everyone knows, she leaves behind the pride & joy of his existence, families and friends. Her loss will have a significant impact on our entire college community. Jean’s commitment to her loved ones and her love of learning has forever positively impacted the lives of many.