Roberta Lee "Bobbie" Lazenby

1936 - 2019

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Roberta L. "Bobbie" Lazenby, age 82, formerly of Marion, currently of Arlington, died at 9:58pm on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Arlington. She was born at her home in Findlay, Ohio on December 2, 1936 to the late Ordez Powell and Zola Irene (Kiger) Woodruff. She married Hurley G. Lazenby on July 15, 1956 and he preceded her in death on June 6, 1997. She is survived by her children: John Lazenby of Russells Point, Ohio, and Cathy (Scott) Jones of Valparaiso, Indiana; four grandchildren: Kiley, Jared, Amber, and Isaac; and five great-grandchildren. She is also survived by a brother, Gary (Linda) Woodruff of Lakeview; along with many nieces, nephews, and extended family members. She was preceded in death by a sister, Karen "Susie" Weeks. Bobbie was a homemaker who babysat regularly for other local area children. She assisted her husband in farming for most of their lives in Richwood Ohio. She worked for several years at Marion County Children's Services as a secretary, from which she retired. She was a lifelong member of the Church of the Nazarene. She enjoyed books on tape, Amish novels, cooking classes, bingo, and outings at the county fair. Visitation will be held from 5:00pm-7:00pm on Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at CRATES FUNERAL HOME in Arlington. Funeral services will be held at 10:00am on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at the funeral home. Her son-in-law, Pastor Scott Jones will officiate with graveside services to follow at Price Cemetery in Richwood, Ohio. Memorials may be given to Good Samaritan Nursing Home. Online condolences are welcomed at

Service Information
  • Visitation Details:

    620 N. Main St
    Arlington, Ohio
    Tuesday, May 28th 2019 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

  • Funeral Service:

    Wednesday, May 29th 2019 - 10:00 AM

  • Service Location:

    620 North Main Street
    Arlington, Ohio 45814

  • Final Resting Place:

    Price Cemetery [Map]

    Richwood, Ohio

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