Bobbijo Evelyn Atwood, 43, of Hillsborough, died Friday, June 20, 2014, at the Concord Hospital, following a period of declining health.
She was born in Brattleboro, Vt. on June 22, 1970, the daughter of Chester W. and Kathleen M. (Junkins) Clark.
Bobbijo was a 1988 graduate of Brattleboro Memorial High School.
On November 20, 1999, she married Jamie J. Atwood Sr. in Sullivan during a ceremony at his family's home.
Bobbijo loved to knit and crochet and has crafted many items for her future grandchildren. Fishing was another one of her favorite pastimes. Anywhere she could send out a cast was a place she liked being. Bobbijo was also an avid reader. Spending time with the family as a whole, however, is what she most enjoyed.
She is survived by her husband, Jamie J. Atwood Sr. of Hillsborough; her three sons, Joseph C. Atwood, Jamie J. "JJ" Atwood Jr. and Anthony J. Atwood, all of Hillsborough; her parents, Chester W. and Kathy M. Clark of Winchester; her siblings, Dawn M. Morse and her husband, Richard, of Hinsdale, Lisa M. Lawrence and her husband, Jody, of Winchendon, Mass., Jennifer A. Dix and her husband, Matthew, of Keene and Charles E. Clark and his significant other, Valerie Gray, of Westminster, Vt.; as well as many nieces and nephews including two great-nieces, one to whom, Erin Evelyn Powers, was her God daughter.
Memorial services will be held on Wednesday, June 25, at 10 a.m. at the Fletcher Funeral Home.
Burial will follow in the family lot in Evergreen Cemetery in Winchester.
Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, June 24, from 6 to 8.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorial contributions may be made,in Bobbijo E. Atwood's name, to the Payson Center for Cancer Care at the Concord Hospital concordhospital.org, 250 Pleasant St., Concord, NH 03301.
Fletcher Funeral Home & Cremation Services, letcherfuneralhome.com, 33 Marlboro St., Keene, NH, has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Published in The Concord Monitor from June 28 to June 30, 2014