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Roberta (Bobbie) Elta Delzell
LENA - Roberta (Bobbie) Elta Delzell, 77, came into this world to her parents, Robert & Clotine/ (Cookie McLain) Noble in Lena, IL on August 9, 1934 and passed away from lung cancer on June 15, 2012.Bobbie is survived by: Her very special friend and companion: Harold Zarn Lena/Stockton, IL4 Children: Charmaine (John) Shippy-Magee, Lena, Il; Robert Shippy, Germany; Donald Shippy, San Antonio, TX; and Angela Delzell-Noble-Van Horn, St. Louis, MO.2 Step-Children: Julie (Ken)Delzell-Hocraffer, Freeport, IL; and Jill (David) Wubbena, Baileyville, ILGrandchildren: Michelle (Robert) Hancock-Polizzi, Dennis (Candy) Hancock, Jr, Augustina (Matt ) Burrows, Robin Shippy, Justin Shippy, Latasha (Brandon) Snow, Hally Laflamme (Ed Basinski), Samara (Roger) Warman, Thomas VanHornStep Grandchildren: Brandon & Tyler Hocraffer, Rebecca (Scott) Hayes, Dan (Kristi) MageeGreat Grandchildren: 17Sister: Mary Raymer, E. Jordan, MISister & Brother-In-Laws: Orpha Lea (Earl) Delzell-Koester, Statesville, NC; Nettie Sheppard - Bloomington, IL, Glen Shippy, Pensacola, FL; Shirley (Lynn) Shippy- Kuhse, McConnell; and Dorothy Noble - Polo, ILNumerous beloved nieces and nephews and cousins and friends too numerous to count. Preceding her in death: Husband, Donald Delzell; parents Robert & Clotine Noble; brother/sister in law- William & Tokiko (Tony) Noble; granddaughter, Sara Shippy; 2 great-grandchildren; step-daughter, Jolene Delzell; step-grandson, Jeremiah Magee; and numerous Brother & Sister- In- Laws.Bobbie worked for Noble Electric and Hardware, the business her parents started on their front porch in Lena, IL. After Bobbie married Gail Shippy, she went to work as a secretary at Micro Switch.