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  • "We will miss you Bobbie, your ready smile and wit. Rest in..."
    - Bill Hunt
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On February 25, 2013, at the age of 84, Bobbie passed away at home surrounded by her children. She was born October 13, 1928 in Washington, D.C. Bobbie was the devoted wife of the late Benjamin T. Trimmer, loving mother of Linda Sissler (Dean), Janet Lawall (Bob), Sandy Thornton (Rick), Ben D. Trimmer (Kim) and loving "Granny" to 12 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. She will be greatly missed by many other relatives and friends. Her smile, friendly ways and thoughtfulness will never be forgotten. A memorial service will be held at Jerusalem Baptist Church, 5424 Ox Road, Fairfax Station, Virginia 22039 on Friday, March 1, 2013, Viewing 1 to 2 p.m. and Service 2 to 3 p.m. At a later date, our mother will be joined with our father at Arlington National Cemetery. A donation may be made to Ashby Ponds, Inc., to support the Ashby Ponds Benevolent Care Fund, in honor of Barbara Trimmer. Resident Life, Ashby Ponds, 21170 Ashby Ponds Boulevard, Ashburn, VA 20147. Condolences may be sent to

Published in The Washington Post from Feb. 27 to Mar. 1, 2013