Roberta Jean “Bobbi” Ronfeldt, the daughter of Ralph Merton and Donna Ilene (Craig) Miller was born on December 14, 1961 in Concordia, Kansas. Bobbi entered eternal rest on Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at CHI Health Mercy Hospital in Corning, Iowa, at the age of fifty-four years and 30 days.
Bobbi attended Northern Heights High School in Allen, Kansas, and later received her G.E.D. She previously lived in Villisca, Iowa, but moved to Corning after her marriage to Joe on November 14, 1994. Bobbie enjoyed the people in the Corning community and was proud to call Corning her home. Bobbi held several jobs during her work career. She was a front-end loader operator for a blacktop crew for several years. She worked as a cook at Bernie’s in Red Oak. She also worked as a cook at the Happy Hollow Country Club and Corning Nursing and Rehab in Corning. She also worked several years at the Corning Pamida Store. Most recently, Bobbi worked at Gadberry’s True Value.
Bobbi had numerous interests. She loved to fish and spent many hours pursuing this hobby. Other interests included arts and crafts, and playing “billiards”. Bobbi enjoyed people and this was evident whether you were her friend, or her customer at work. She always greeted you with a smile and did everything she could to provide you with excellent service. She will be missed by all who knew her.
Left to cherish Bobbi’s memory is her loving husband and fishing buddy Joe of Corning; mother: Donna Miller, Americus, Kansas; sister: Vicki (Scott) Davis, Corning, Iowa; brother: Mike (Lori) Miller, Oswego, Kansas; mother-in-law: Joyce Story of South Dakota; and many nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
Preceding Bobbi in death was her father.