Joseph Allen BOBST

News Death Notice

BOBST, Joseph Allen age 74, of Franklin, Ohio passed away March 28, 2013. He was born March 31, 1938 in Portsmouth, Ohio the son of Arthur and Nancy Bobst. He retired from Chrysler in 1991 after 30 years of service and a member of the Mason Solar Lodge 730. He is preceded in death by his Father, Arthur Bobst, Mother, Nancy Bobst, Brother, Warren Bobst, Brother, Ralph Bobst, Sister, Mae Marie Crutchfield. Joseph is survived by his loving wife Barbara; 2 Daughters - Kimberly (Dorian) Sims, Dorothy (Walter) Wolf; 3 Brothers - Arthur Bobst Jr., Roy Bobst, David Bobst; 3 Grandsons - Justin Smith, Nick Smith, Levi Dalton; 3 Granddaughters - Natasha Combs, Jessica Dalton, Brenna Barlow; great - grandchildren - 13. He is also survived by numerous family and friends. Funeral service will be Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 1:00 pm at Anderson Funeral Homes (1357 East Second Street, Franklin, Ohio). Visitation will be from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on Thursday at Anderson Funeral Homes. Burial will be in Miami Valley Memory Gardens. To share a memory in the family guest book, please visit In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Hospice of Butler and Warren Counties.

Published in Dayton Daily News on Mar. 31, 2013