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.