Roberta Ann DeMito

Roberta Ann "Bobbie" DeMito (nee Lorraine) of Worcester Roberta Ann "Bobbie" DeMito (nee Lorraine) passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on April 23, 2014 at age 71. Born in Ridley Park, PA, she was the daughter of Esther (McCoy) and Alfred O. Lorraine. Bobbie resided in Worcester, PA with her beloved husband of 46 years, Henry J. DeMito. Bobbie was the proud mother of Michele Bowman (Doc), Sherry DeMito and Matthew DeMito and cherished grandmother of Grant and Sage Bowman. Bobbie graduated from West Chester U. and received her Master's degree from Villanova. Bobbie met her love Henry while they both taught at Plymouth-Whitemarsh H.S. She taught Physical Education and was the coach for the swimming and tennis teams. Bobbie went on to be a career counselor for Methacton H.S. She served the Montco Court House as a Tipstaff. She was an active member of the Phi Alpha Sorority for over 30 years. She was an avid tennis player and enjoyed boating, fishing, and gardening. Among her many attributes, Bobbie was a straight shooter and never judged or gossiped resulting in many life-long friends. She devoted her life to Henry, and her children and grandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to Bobbie's Life Celebration at Visitation BVM Church, 196 N. Trooper Road, Norristown, PA 19403 on Monday, April 28, 2014 from 8-10:45 AM followed by her Funeral Mass at 11 AM. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in Bobbie's memory may be made to The Center for Loss and Bereavement, 3847 Skippack Pike, Skippack, PA 19474. To share your fondest memory of Bobbie, please visit Family Services provided by Boyd-Horrox of Norristown, 1-800-GIVNISH.

Funeral Home

Boyd-Horrox-Givnish Funeral Home, Inc.
200 West Germantown Pike Norristown, PA 19401
(610) 277-7000
Published in The Times Herald on Apr. 25, 2014