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William A. Bobb

October 29, 1927 ~ May 10, 2021 (age 93)

Obituary

William A. Bobb  
 
DOVER – William A. Bobb, 93, entered into rest at 1:21 a.m. on Monday, May 10, 2021 at his home.  He was the husband of the late Geraldine Mae (Edleblute) Bobb.  They were married 65 years.
 
Born October 29, 1927 in Grantham, he was a son of the late James E. and Mary E. (Humes) Bobb.
 
William served in the U.S. Army and worked for Teamsters Local 776.
 
He was a former member of Dillsburg Legion Post 26 and Lower Allen VFW 7530.
 
He loved his garden and enjoyed hunting and socializing.
 
William is survived by five daughters, Nancy L. Beschler and husband, Alan of Thomasville, Doris M. Edgecomb and husband, David of Dover, Jean F. Ream and husband, Jeff of York, June K. Lehr and husband, Terry of York and Alice M. Mimnall of Manchester; two sons, Ralph E. Bobb of Dover and William E. Bobb and wife, Crystal of York; 14 grandchildren; 4 step grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren and one on the way; five great great grandchildren; and a sister Virgie Marie (Bobb) Reever of West Fairview.  In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Mary A. Bobb; two great granddaughters, Destiny M. Edgecomb and Ashlynn N. Edgecomb; two sisters, Imelda Bonner and Anna May Reed; and five brothers, James, Frank, Ralph, David and Robert Bobb.
 
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend William’s graveside service at approximately 11:30 a.m. on Monday, May 17, 2021 at Paddletown Cemetery, 250-252 Church Rd., Goldsboro, PA 17319. 
 
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Community Care, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125.
 

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Services

Graveside Service
Monday
May 17, 2021

11:30 AM
Paddletown Cemetery, Goldsboro

Donations

Hospice & Community Care
P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster PA 17604-4125

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