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Roberta L. Strong

April 15th, 2015

Roberta L. Strong, (Giles), fondly known as “Bobbie” to her family and friends, died peacefully at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers following a courageous battle with cancer.

Bobbie was the beloved wife of 53 years to Stephen W. Strong, devoted mother of Bryan Strong, Candice Strong, Peter Strong, Stephen Strong, Jr., and Stacey Strong; loving grandmother of Amanda Webber and Sabrina Strong. Cherished daughter of the late Lawrence and Jeannette (Hogan) Giles; dear sister of Susan Giles, Richard Giles, Michael Giles, Doreen Balestrieri, David Giles, and the late Lawrence Giles.

At Bobbie’s request her funeral services will be private. Memorial donations in Bobbie’s name may be made to the Kaplan Family Hospice House, 78 Liberty St., Danvers, MA 01923 or to the Winchestser Hospital Foundation, Center for Cancer Care, 611 Main St., Winchester, MA 01890. Arrangements are under the direction of the Nichols Funeral Home, Wilmington.

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5 Entries in Guest Book for “Roberta L. Strong”

  1. Lucas Family says:

    What a privilege to have known this wonderful woman….she has shown all of us what a “true fight with dignity ” means. Bobbie you will be truly missed. To Steve and the kids and grandvhildren our prayers are with you always.
    Butch. Mary and family

  2. Bill Lewis says:

    Steve, So sorry to hear about Bobbie. She sounded quite sick when I spoke with her a little while ago. Thinking of you all. Bridgette Giles sent a message today to let us know.

  3. Trish (McGillick) Foley says:

    My deepest condolences to the Strong and Giles family.

  4. Bridgitt Giles says:

    So sorry to hear of aunt Bobbie’s passing. I have many fun childhood memories of her and your family. Thinking of you all, Bridgitt Giles

  5. Richard McGillick says:

    Rest in peace cousin.

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