2011-08-20 / Obituaries

Barbara “Bobbie” Sue Parsell

Barbara “Bobbie” Sue Parsell, age 73 of Hebron, passed away on August 14, 2011, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center.

She was born at Newark, on October 26, 1937, to the late Clyde “Ray” and Willa Marie (Stradlay) Cochran. Bobbie was adored by her family and was an outstanding wife, mother, and grandma. She retired from the accounting department at Park National Bank. Bobbie lived for her family and grandchildren and enjoyed knitting caps for newborns at Children’s Hospital.

She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Richard “Dick”; children, Laura (Wayne) Neale, Tom (Michelle) Parsell and Mary Parsell; grandchildren, Rick (Jill), Willa Neale, Zachary, Jessi, and Dani Parsell; sister-in-law, Hannah (Ron) Mitchell; and best friend, Patsy “Uhrig” Paul.

A memorial service will be held on August 27, 2011, at 3:30 p.m. with Pastor Judy Baker officiating at Woodside Presbyterian Church, 295 Woods Avenue, Newark.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Hospice of Central Ohio c/o Selma Markowitz Care Center PO Box 430, Newark Ohio 43058-9909.

Boring-Sheridan Schoedinger Funeral Home assisted the family with their arrangements.

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