Delores Jean Bischoff passed away on January 15, 2012 at her home in Indianapolis. She was born in Indianapolis to the late Richard and Mary (Henley)Downs. Delores was a graduate of Lebanon High School. She married Harold L. Bischoff in October 6, 1962. She was an advanced pet care technician who dearly loved her animals. Delores is survived by her three daughters; Marianne(Ron Gray)Bischoff, Barbara(Freddy)Skaggs, Carol(Dan)Vanover, her brother Richard(Sue) Krackenberger and two grandchildren; Allison and Thomas Skaggs.Delores was preceded in death by her husband Harold, brother Jim Downs and her sister Marilyn Taylor.Friends may call on Thurs. January 19, 2012 from 4-8 p.m. in Little and Sons Funeral Home Beech Grove Chapel. Mass will be held on Fri. January 20, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. St. Roch's Catholic Church. Burial in Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Best Friends Animal Sanctuary. www.littleandsonsbeechgrove.com.