Roberta Jane "Bobbie" Boston

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Roberta "Bobbie" Jane Boston, of Bloomington, Ind., went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at IU Health Hospice House.

Bobbie was born Jan. 5, 1935, in Wilkes-Barre, to Robert and Pearl Jones. She was married to William E. Boston for 63 years.

Bobbie was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and aunt. She was active in Sherwood Oaks Christian Church until her battle with Alzheimer's disease prevented her from attending. She sang in Washington, N.J., Assembly of God Church choir and supported many church activities.

Throughout her life, Bobbie worked in the banking industry. In 1995, Bobbie and Bill relocated from North Carolina to Bloomington, Ind., in order to be closer to her family and grandchildren. She will be greatly missed by all of her family and friends.

Bobbie was preceded in death by her parents and by her sisters, Grace Muchler, Ida May Hughes and Shirley Kintner.

Bobbie leaves behind her husband, Bill; daughter, Robin Boston Drewes and husband, Dave, Indiana; son, Billy Boston and wife, Tricia, North Carolina; four grandchildren, Jonathan Drewes, Daniel Drewes (Alissa), Melissa Drewes Wilkerson and Kaitlyn Drewes Gibson (Daniel); seven great-grandsons, William, Kyson, Nehemiah, Liam, Joel, Braydon and Caleb; and her many nieces and their families.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Greater Indiana Chapter, 50 E. 91st St., Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46240 or to IU Health Hospice House, 2810 S. Deborah Drive, Bloomington, IN 47403.

You are invited to share a memory or leave condolences for the family at www.allencares.com.
Published in Citizens' Voice on Aug. 10, 2018
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