LEETONIA – Florence Bobby, 70, passed away from a courageous battle with cancer Saturday morning, February 12, 2022, at her home in Leetonia surrounded by her family.
Florence was born on May 15, 1951, in Youngstown, a daughter of Robert P. and Mary K. (Murphy) Bobby. A Beaver Local High School graduate, she worked at the mushroom farm in North Lima, and then for over 20 years at Ballonoff as a journeyman. Florence last worked as a greeter at Walmart in Salem. She was an avid fisherman, and enjoyed camping, gambling, and spending time with her family and friends. Florence was a member of the East Palestine Moose Lodge 467 and was a former Madam President of the Eagles Club Aerie 2415 of New Waterford.
She leaves to cherish her memory son Robert (Jessica) Bobby with whom she made her home; a devoted grandmother to her three grandchildren Amanda, Bobby, and Lucas; sister Mary Kay (Walter) Tunnat of Leetonia; brother Robert P. (Janet) Bobby of Salem and nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
In addition to her parents, Florence was preceded in death by her companion Nancy D. Watson and her brother Patrick.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 19, 2022, at noon at Seederly-Mong & Beck Funeral Home, 154 S. Elm Street, Columbiana with Fr. Bob Edwards officiating.
The family will receive friends on Friday, February 18, 2022, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Seederly-Mong & Beck Funeral Home, 154 S. Elm Street, Columbiana.
The family will also receive friends at 11:00 am, an hour before the services at the funeral home.
The family has entrusted Seederly-Mong & Beck Funeral Home in Columbiana, Ohio with the arrangements for their loved one.
Family and friends are invited to visit www.seederly-mongandbeck.com to sign the guestbook or send private condolences.
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