Arline L Bobsein
Arline L Bobsein, age 93, formerly of Gowanda NY and Venice Gardens, FL passed away peacefully on November 15, 2018 at the MM Ewing Continuing Care Center in Canandaigua NY.
Arline was born on April 26, 1925, the daughter of Harold and Lillian Barrett. She wed Robert “Bud” Bobsein in 1943. They were married for nearly 53 years until Bud’s passing in 1996.
Venice Gardens was the place that Arline called home for many years before moving to Canandaigua in 2011. She was active in the Venice United Church of Christ and the Senior Center.
Arline was a dancer for most of her life. She had Arline’s Dance Studio on Water Street in Gowanda where she began teaching tap dance at age 13. In Florida she loved dancing at Snook Haven and line dancing at the Senior Center ….sometimes teaching it. Family members and caregivers even watched her feet tap against her wheel chair.
Survivors include 7 children, Jack (Jayne) of Canandaigua, Cheryll Frink (late Donald) of Oakdale CT, Rex (Nancy) Bobsein of Skiatook, OK, Barrett (Vicki) Bobsein of Sellersville, PA, Louis (Mary) Bobsein of North Tonawanda, Bruce (Annette) Bobsein of Lockport and Mari (Chris) Burand of Pueblo, CO, 18 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren. Arline was also preceded in death by her brother Jack Barrett.
Her family is grateful to the many people who cared for her …..Ewing CCC, thank you.
Celebration of her life and burial services will be held in the East Hill Cemetery, Main Street Otto, NY Saturday April 27, 2019 @ 2 p.m. Schindler Funeral Home 44 Center Street Gowanda (716)- 532-4200 in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or F F Thompson / MM Ewing CCC.