Barbara Ann “Bobbie” Hogsette
Barbara Ann “Bobbie” Hogsette, age 76, of Shelby, died Friday, September 19, 2014 at OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.
Bobbie was born June 3, 1938 in Philadelphia, PA, the daughter of the late William Burdsell and Dorothea Evelyn (Sutton) Richardson. Throughout her life, Bobbie was a very active individual with her family, churches, and communities. As a housewife, Bobbie raised and cared for her family and supported their endeavors including being a den mother for her sons’ Cub Scouts troops. She was very active in her church life leading Bible studies and teaching Sunday school. Currently, Bobbie was a member of the First Baptist Church in Shelby. She was a disciple of Christ in all aspects of her life. While living in Panama, Bobbie ministered to local peoples through her church. When in Israel, she took classes on Biblical archeology and had the opportunity to go on digs in Old Jerusalem. Bobbie and her husband, Harold, lived all over the world including Saudi Arabia, Panama, Israel, Florida, Tennessee, and finally settled in Shelby in 2001 where they moved to be closer to family and support her grandchildren’s various activities.
On May 28, 1960 Bobbie married Robert Harold Hogsette and he survives. Also surviving are two sons: Robert H. (Susan E.) Hogsette, Jr. of Lexington and David S. (Renjie) Hogsette of Grove City, PA; 2 grandchildren: Kate E. Hogsette and Paul R. Hogsette. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her step-father, Andrew Eisler.
Family and friends are welcome on Monday, September 22, 2014 from 6-8 PM at the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 10:30 AM at the First Baptist Church of Shelby, 185 South Gamble Street, Shelby with Rev. Walter Keib officiating. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery in Shelby. Memorial contributions may be made to the church.
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